TVA’s Regional Resource Stewardship Council to Meet in Knoxville

May 31, 2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. ― The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Regional Resource Stewardship Council will meet Tuesday and Wednesday, June 6 and 7, 2017, in Knoxville to discuss TVA’s Natural Resource activities and hear public comments regarding those activities.

The council and public will receive updates on TVA’s Natural Resources and River Management issues; presentations regarding the economic benefits of TVA’s management of Public Land and Waters; and hear public comments and discussion on other topics.

The meeting, which is open to the public, will be held at 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902 on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., EDT, and Wednesday, June 7, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., EDT.

Prior to the public meeting, the RRSC will hear opinions and views of citizens during the public comment session starting at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 lasting up to one hour. TVA will provide time limits for public comment once registered. 

Persons wishing to speak are requested to register at the door between 7:45 a.m. and 8:45 a.m., EDT, on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, and will be called on during the public comment period.  Handout materials should be limited to one printed page.  Written comments are also invited and may be mailed to the Regional Resource Stewardship Council, Tennessee Valley Authority, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT-9 D, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902.

For further information about this meeting and the public comments session, please contact:  Barbie Perdue, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT-9 D, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902, (865) 632-6113.

The RRSC was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship activities.  Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). To learn more about the RRSC, visit the council website at or call the council records officer at 865-632-6113.


Jim Hopson
TVA Public Relations, Knoxville, (865) 632-6000
(865) 632-8860