Land-Use Decisions

Recent Decisions

TVA Selects Concessionaire Manager for Six Campgrounds Located on TVA Dam Reservations in Tennessee

TVA has selected Recreation Resource Management Inc. as the concessionaire manager to operate and maintain six campgrounds located on TVA dam reservations in Tennessee.

Commercial Recreation Easement – Guntersville Reservoir – Marshall County, AL 30-Year Term Easement

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year recreation easement over 19 acres at Riverview Campground, currently under a license agreement, on Guntersville Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 356 (left bank) in Marshall County, Alabama.

Proposed Public Recreation on Tellico Reservoir

The public is invited to attend a public meeting to learn about the Tennessee Valley Authority considering issuing a 26a permit over approximately 5 acres to develop a public park on Tellico Reservoir at Little Tennessee River Mile 2.5 (right bank) in Loudon County, Tennessee.

Commercial Recreation Easement – Kentucky Reservoir – Houston County, TN 30-Year Term Easement

TVA is considering granting a 30-year recreation easement over 21.44 acres at Cane Creek Boat Dock, on Kentucky Reservoir at Cane Creek, Tennessee River mile 78.5 (right bank) in Houston County, Tennessee.

30-year Public Recreation Easement – Ocoee No. 1 Dam Reservation

TVA is considering a renewal of a public recreation easement to the State of Tennessee for 16.5 acres on TVA’s Ocoee No. 1 Dam reservation in Polk County, Tennessee.

TVA John Sevier Boat Ramp

TVA is considering refurbishing and reopening access to the boat ramp at the John Sevier Gas Plant at 611 OLD HWY 70 S, Rogersville, TN 37857-5401.

Proposed Deed Modification on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to modify the deed over approximately 2.6 acres of land where TVA has flowage easement rights on Kentucky Reservoir, Blood River Mile 4 at Tennessee River mile 52 (left bank) in Calloway County, Ky.

30-Year Public Recreation Easement on Chatuge Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year public recreation easement over approximately 138 acres at two existing campgrounds on Chatuge Reservoir at Hiwassee River mile 122.6 (left bank) in Clay County, North Carolina.

30-Year Commercial Recreation Easement on Chickamauga Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year recreation easement over 15.8 acres at Cottonport Marina and RV Resort, currently under a lease agreement, on Chickamauga Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 513.0 (left bank) in Meigs County, Tennessee.

Proposed Lease Supplement and Utility Easements on Fontana Reservoir

TVA is considering supplementing the existing lease with Fontana Village, Inc. (FVI) and granting term utility easements to the Town of Fontana Dam and the Fontana Power Board.

30-Year Public Recreation Easement on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for renewal of a 30-year public recreation easement over approximately 304 acres at Camp John Currie on Kentucky Reservoir.

Permit for Proposed Marina Expansion on Chickamauga Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a Section 26a permit to expand marina facilities by about 35 percent and install additional boat slips within the harbor limits at Harbor Lights Yacht Club on Chickamauga Reservoir.

Permit for Proposed Marina Access Improvement on Fort Loudoun Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a permit to dredge up to 43,000 cubic yards of sediment within the harbor limits at Willow Point Marina on Fort Loudoun Reservoir to improve access to marina facilities over federal land managed by TVA.

30-Year Commercial Recreation Easement for Chickamauga Marina

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year recreation easement over 15 acres at Chickamauga Marina, currently under a lease agreement, on Chickamauga Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 471.5 (left bank) in Hamilton County, Tennessee.

Transfer of TVA Property on Pickwick Reservoir

TVA is considering a request by the State of Mississippi to transfer approximately 174 acres within Yellow Creek Port for use by the Mississippi Development Authority for the purpose of continuing industrial development pursuant to Section 4(k)(b) of the TVA Act.

Term Easement on Pickwick Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a term easement over approximately 19.4 acres of land on Pickwick Reservoir at Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway mile 448.0 (left bank), in Tishomingo County, Mississippi.

Commercial Recreation Easement on Guntersville Reservoir – Marshall County, Alabama

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year recreation easement over 80 acres at Seibold Campground on Guntersville Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 366 (right bank) in Marshall County, Alabama

Public Recreation License Agreement for Foster Falls Campground and Natural Area

TVA is considering the issuance of a public recreation license agreement to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) for operation and maintenance of Foster Falls Campground and Natural Area in Marion County, Tennessee.

Proposed Easement on Guntersville Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a permanent easement over approximately 3.4 acres of land on Guntersville Reservoir at Big Spring Creek mile 1.3, in Marshall County, Ala.

Proposed Roadway Easement on Douglas Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a permanent roadway easement to allow for a bridge improvement project on State Route 92 on Douglas Reservoir at French Broad River mile 45.1 in Dandridge, Tennessee.

Commercial Recreation Easement on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a 30-year commercial recreation easement over approximately 24.3 acres at Pebble Isle Marina on Kentucky Reservoir.

Commercial Recreation Easement on Chickamauga

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year commercial recreation easement over about 11.9 acres on Chickamauga Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 505.9 (left bank) in Hamilton County, Tenn.

Public Recreation Easement on Chatuge Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year public recreation easement over about 6.1 acres to develop a public park on Chatuge Reservoir at Hiwassee River Mile 129.9 (right bank) in Towns County, Georgia.

Proposed Sale of TVA Property for Industrial Purposes on Tellico Reservoir

TVA is considering the sale of approximately 1.0 acre of land on Tellico Reservoir in Monroe County at a public auction. The land has been requested by Brunswick Corporation to maintain and potentially expand its manufacturing facilities.

Permanent Easement in Waverly on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering granting a permanent easement over about 1 acre of land on Kentucky Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 94.6 (right bank) in Humphries County, Tenn.

Public Recreation License Agreement, Johnsonville State Historic Park

TVA is considering a request to grant a public recreation license agreement over approximately 200 acres of land adjacent to Johnsonville State Historic Park on Kentucky Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 96 (right bank) in Humphries County, Tenn.

Commercial Recreation Easement at Grasshopper Creek

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year commercial recreation easement over about 45 acres on Chickamauga Reservoir at Grasshopper Creek Mile 0.8 (right bank) in Hamilton County, Tenn.

Section 26a Permit Request for a Commercial Marina Expansion on Nottely Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a Section 26a permit to expand existing marina facilities and establish approximately 1.3 acres of harbor limits at North Georgia Watersports, a commercial marina on Nottely Reservoir in Union County, Georgia.

Term Easement for a Municipal Water Intake

TVA is considering a request to grant a term easement over approximately 0.05 acre of land on Wheeler Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 327.5 (left bank), near Lacey’s Spring in Morgan County, Ala.

Section 26a Permit for Marina Expansion

TVA is considering a request for Section 26a permit to upgrade aging facilities, increase capacity, and expand harbor limits by about 25 percent at Sugar Creek Bay Marina on Kentucky Reservoir.

Bellefonte Site Utility Improvements – No Practicable Alternative

After a 2014 inspection of the Bellefonte Nuclear Plant site’s utility infrastructure, the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) found that various improvements were needed to support the current staff located onsite.

30-Year Easement for Barge Terminal

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year easement over approximately 8 acres of land on Kentucky Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 136.1 (right bank), in Perry County near Parsons, Tenn.

TVA Accepting Comments for State Route 28 Improvements Draft Environmental Assessment

TVA will hold an open house September 30, 2014 to obtain public input on TDOT’s proposed project to widen State Route (SR) 28 / US Highway (US) 127 from SR 68 (south of Saw Mill Road) to Hayes Street / Cleveland Street in Crossville, Tenn.

Section 26a Permit for Marina Expansion on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for the issuance of a Section 26a permit to upgrade marina facilities, increase capacity, and expand harbor limits at Hook, Line and Sinker Boat Dock and RV Rentals on Kentucky Reservoir in Perry County, Tennessee.

Deed Modification on Wheeler Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to modify the deed for a tract of land affecting approximately 30 acres of flowage easement on Wheeler Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 285.0 (left bank) in Lawrence County, Alabama.

Public Recreation Easement on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year public recreation easement over approximately 6.2 acres on Kentucky Reservoir at Big Bear Creek - mile 1.4 (left bank) - in Marshall County, Kentucky.

Commercial Recreation Easement

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year commercial recreation easement over approximately 9 acres on Norris Reservoir at Hunting Creek Mile 1.2 (left bank) in Union County, Tenn.

Public Recreation Easement in Soddy Daisy

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year public recreation easement over about 48 acres at two public parks on Chickamauga Reservoir at Soddy Creek miles 4.1 (right bank) and 3.5 (right bank) in Hamilton County, Tenn.

Public Meeting for Public Recreation Easement Request on Chatuge Reservoir

The public is invited to attend a meeting Tuesday, October 28, 2014 to learn about a public recreation easement request from the City of Hiawassee to develop a public park on Chatuge Reservoir at Hiwassee River Mile 129.9 (right bank) in Towns County, Georgia.

Commercial Recreation Easement on Guntersville Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year commercial recreation easement over about 33 acres and to establish harbor limits on Guntersville Reservoir at Honeycomb Creek Mile 1.6 (right bank) in Marshall County, Ala.

Proposed Boat Dock on the French Broad River

TVA is considering a request for a Section 26a permit to construct a 400-square foot boat dock at French Broad River mile 28.2 (left bank) in Sevier County, Tennessee.

Section 26a Permit Request for a Commercial Marina Expansion on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a Section 26a permit to install additional boat slips, expand the harbor area by about 5 percent, and dredge portions of the harbor at Pebble Isle Marina on Kentucky Reservoir.

Easement on Pickwick Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year easement over approximately 2 acres of land on Pickwick Reservoir at Spring Creek Mile 0.4 (right bank) in Colbert County, Alabama.

Gas Pipeline Easement on Fort Loudoun Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a permanent easement over approximately 2 acres on Fort Loudoun Reservoir at Tennessee River, Knob Creek Mile 637.6 (left and right bank) in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Gas Pipeline Easement on Guntersville Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a permanent easement over approximately 3.2 acres on Guntersville Reservoir at Tennessee River Mile 405.75 (left and right bank) in Jackson County, Alabama.

Section 26a Permit for a Commercial Marina Expansion Request on Kentucky Reservoir

TVA is considering a request for a Section 26a permit to reconfigure and expand existing marina facilities at Lakeview Cottages and Marina on Kentucky Reservoir.

Deed Modification on Melton Hill Reservoir; City of Clinton, Tennessee

TVA is considering the modification of certain deed requirements for a 138-acre tract of former TVA land on Melton Hill Reservoir at Clinch River mile 60.0 (left bank) in Anderson County, Tennessee.