Month: May 2019

TVA-Notice of Comment Period and Public Meetings

TVA-Notice of Comment Period and Public Meetings TVA’s Updated Natural Resource Plan and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement Available for Public Comment and Review TVA has released its draft Natural Resource Plan (NRP) and associated draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for public review and comment. In the updated NRP, TVA proposes expanding from 6 resource …

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Boating Safety - make this summer a safe one.

Clean Boating Day

Clean Boating Day on Watts Bar Reservoir Watts Bar Lake Association (WBLA) is planning a Clean Boating Day on Watts Bar Reservoir on Saturday, June 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Members are needed to man boat ramps to supply clean boating information and safety inspections if the boaters wish to participate. Free boat …

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Tennessee Valley Authority can face injury suits, top court says

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the government-owned power utility corporation Tennessee Valley Authority cannot generally claim sovereign immunity to avoid personal injury lawsuits. The justices in a unanimous 9-0 ruling reversed the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ dismissal of a lawsuit by a fisherman whose boat collided with a downed power …

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