Ashland Reservoir Dam Emergency Action Plan
The Borough of Gordon lies within the shadows of the Ashland Reservoir. This reservoir is a Size “B”, Hazard Potential Category “1” reservoir. The borough would have a significant impact in the event of a catastrophic failure. The Ashland Area Municipal Authority performs regular maintenance and updates on this reservoir to keep it safe. Here’s a link to a news story about the reservoir: https://www.pahomepage.com/news/ashland-reservoir-upgrade-prevents-flooding-protects-residents/542495090.
A copy of the Emergency Action Plan is available for the public to view at the borough office during regular business hours.