Proposed Section 26a Permit on Douglas Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a Section 26a permit for a new commercial marina on Douglas Reservoir at French Broad River mile 44 in Jefferson County, Tennessee. Smoky Mountain Lake Adventures has requested the permit for 35 marina slips, 10 floating docks, approximately 7 acres harbor limits and a launching ramp.

TVA is interested in receiving comments regarding the action’s potential to affect the environment or historic properties, and to identify any other issues associated with this request.  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 January 7, 2018.  Written comments may be mailed to the address below or e-mailed to [email protected].


More information on this land action can be obtained from:

Jonathan McNutt
[email protected]
106 Tri-Cities Business Park Drive
Gray, TN 37615