October 5, 2011
Sale of TVA Property
Guntersville Reservoir at Tennessee River mile 424.0 (left bank) in Marion County, Tennessee
TVA is considering the sale of approximately 15.3 acres of land on Guntersville Reservoir near New Hope, TN, at a public auction. TVA is seeking public comment as part of an environmental review prior to deciding on the sale.
The subject property is presently under permanent industrial easement to the Nickajack Port Authority, which has expressed interest in possible acquisition. The site is located on Guntersville Reservoir, at Tennessee River mile 424.0 (left bank) in Marion County, Tennessee. The property has been verified as suitable for industrial development in accordance with TVA’s land policy and could be considered for sale following an environmental review process.
TVA is interested in receiving comments on the potential for the proposed action to affect the environment or historic properties, and to identify any other issues associated with this proposal. The comments will be considered prior to reaching a decision concerning the proposed action. TVA will be conferring with the Tennessee Historical Commission and other agencies as needed. After completion of the environmental review, if TVA decides to sell the property, the property will be sold at public auction.
Any comments received, including names and addresses, will become part of the administrative record and will be available for public inspection. All written comments on this proposed action must be received on or before October 27, 2011. Written comments may be mailed or e-mailed to the address below.
For additional information, please contact:
Samantha J. Strickland
Tennessee Valley Authority
Post Office Box 1010, MPB 1H-M
Muscle Shoals, AL 35622-2954
Phone: (256) 386-2643
Fax: (256) 386-2954