City of Lakesite Recreation Easement and Water Use Facilities
Hamilton County, Tennessee
On October 19, 2012, TVA issued a final environmental assessment and finding of no signficant impact for its actions associated with the proposed development of a day-use community park by the City of Lakesite, Tennessee. The TVA actions include the issuance of a 30-year recreation easement on a 49-acre tract of TVA-managed land on Dallas Bay, Chickamauga Reservoir, and the approval of associated water use facilities under Section 26a of the TVA Act. Lakesite proposes to develop a canoe/kayak launch, a fishing dock, trails and sidewalks, a pedestrian bridge, picnic pavilions, restrooms, and a parking lot.
A draft of the environmental assessment was issued for public review and comment on April 18, 2012. Comments received on the draft have been addressed in the final environmental assessment.
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Finding of No Significant Impact (PDF, 95 kb)
Final Environmental Assessment (PDF, 6.4 mb)
For more information or to request an electronic or printed copy of the document, contact:
James F. Williamson, Senior NEPA Specialist
Tennessee Valley Authority
400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT 11D
Knoxville, Tennessee 37902