TVA Kingston Ash Recovery Project
Public Meeting Reminder
July 29, 2011
KINGSTON, Tenn. ― Staff from the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Kingston Ash Recovery Project will hold a public meeting on Aug. 2, 2011, at the First Baptist Church of Kingston in the Family Life Center, 215 North Kentucky Street. The Family Life Center is located directly behind, or west of, the church auditorium. The meeting will begin with an open house at 5 p.m. EDT. A formal presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by an informal question and answer session.
TVA and Roane County officials will present plans for some of the property TVA has purchased as well as for the restoration of the shorelines and embayments. Representatives from EPA, TDEC, Kingston, Harriman, Rockwood and the Community Advisory Group will be available before and after the presentation to provide information and answer questions.
For more information please visit the TVA website at http://www.tva.gov/kingston/.
The Tennessee Valley Authority, a corporation owned by the U.S. government, provides electricity for 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states at prices below the national average. TVA, which receives no taxpayer money and makes no profits, also provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists utilities and state and local governments with economic development.
Barbara Martocci, Knoxville, (865) 632-8632
TVA Media Relations, Knoxville, (865) 632-6000