TVA role in water management to be discussed

From Staff Reports

   Tennessee Valley Authority's current role in water quantity and water supply management will be discussed during a two-day meeting May 8-9 at TVA's headquarters in Knoxville.
   The Regional Resource Stewardship Council, which was created to advise TVA on the management of natural resources in the Tennessee Valley, will meet from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday in TVA's West Tower Auditorium.
   An overview of TVA's current role, a national perspective on the topic, as well as regional, state and local viewpoints on TVA's future role are on the agenda.
   Council meetings are open to the public and include a public comment period, which is set for 10 a.m.-noon Friday.
   Anyone wishing to make comments at the meeting should register at the door. Speakers are asked to limit their remarks to no more than five minutes. Up to 1-1/2 hours will be allotted for public comments with participation available on a first-come, first-served basis. Hand-out materials should be limited to one page.
   Written comments may be mailed to the Regional Resource Stewardship Council, TVA, 400 W. Summit Hill Drive, WT 11A, Knoxville, TN 37902-1499, or faxed to (865) 632-3146.
   Comments also may be made directly to council members through the Regional Resource Stewardship Council Web site, accessible at www.tva.com. For more information, call the council records office at (865) 632-2333.