JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Tri-Cities residents have the opportunity to review and comment on a draft report on the possible environmental impacts of the proposed repair project to correct seepage in an earthen embankment at Boone Dam.
A draft of the Environmental Assessment was posted on TVA’s website www.tva.com/boonedrawdown on Wednesday, October 28, and will be available for public comment until Monday, November 30.
The report details the decision-making processes TVA used to develop a proposed repair for Boone Dam, and examines the potential environmental impacts of both the current proposal as well as the other alternatives TVA considered.
Public comments can be submitted several ways:
Additional details about TVA’s project to repair the earthen embankment at Boone Dam can be found at the project website. Those interested can also signup on the website for a weekly e-mail update on project status.
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