Public Notices

Navigation Notice 20-49: Field study set near Watts Bar Lock Dec. 9-10, 2020

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District
Published Nov. 30, 2020

Navigation Notice 20-49: Tennessee Valley Authority is performing a field study 3 p.m. Dec. 9 to 10 a.m. Dec. 10, 2020 at the old Watts Bar Fossil mooring cells on the downstream side of Watts Bar Hydropower Plant at Tennessee River mile 529.3 in Decatur, Tennessee. Tires are being deployed in the navigation channel and members of the TVA team will be out with them all night. They will remove the tires if a tow comes through. The team is monitoring marine radio channels 13 and 16, but request that contact is made by calling Daniel Saint at 865-632-6965. Contact Saint via this number or via e-mail at for more info.