Public Notices

Tag: TVA
  • Navigation Notice 20-29: Intermittent closures of Pickwick Auxiliary Lock, Watts Bar Lock set

    Pickwick Auxiliary Lock at Tennessee River mile 529.9 and Watts Bar Lock at Tennessee River mile 206.7 are having intermittent closures while TWRA performs mussel surveys at the Tennessee Valley Authority projects, as well as complete mussel relocations at Pickwick Lock. Pickwick Auxiliary Lock is having intermittent closures 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central Standard Time Sept. 2-3, 2020. Watts Bar is having intermittent closures 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Sept. 9-10, 2020.
  • Navigation Notice 20-27: Intermittent closures set for Wilson Lock

    Wilson Main Lock at Tennessee River mile 259.4 is closing 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily Aug. 10-20 and Aug. 24 through Sept. 3, 2020 for diving operations at the lock. Wilson Lock operates a 24-hour schedule and anticipates cleaning any queues outside of these hours. The auxiliary lock will not be available during this time. For more information contact the lock at 256-764-5223.
  • Navigation Notice 20-20: Diving operations at Kentucky Lock July 7-10, 2020

    Lewis Environmental Consulting, LLC is conducting diver operations in support of Kentucky Dam Mussel Survey work 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 7-10, 2020. The survey work involves working within the lower approach channel. Divers will be pulled from the channel as needed to minimize traffic delays. Vessel operators should exercise caution when transiting this area and allow enough time for the dive crews to pull divers from the water safely. Marine channel will be monitored.
  • Notice of intent to develop Programmatic Agreement for National Historic Preservation Act for the Kentucky Lock Addition Project

    Expiration date: 5/18/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Tennessee Valley Authority intend to update the National Historic Preservation Act (54 U.S.C. 3001001 et. seq.) compliance for the Kentucky Lock Addition Project. In 1992, the Corps, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), and Kentucky State Historic Preservation Officer (KY-SHPO) executed a Memorandum of Agreement to address the Lock Addition Project pursuant to 36 CFR 800. An updated Programmatic Agreement would reflect updates to 36 CFR 800 since 1992 and changes in the project plans. The Corps serves as the lead federal agency pursuant to 36 CFR 800.2(a)(2).
  • Navigation Notice 19-52: TVA Field Study Old Watts Bar Fossil Mooring Cells

    Expiration date: 11/15/2019

    TVA is planning on performing a field study at the Old Watts Bar Fossil mooring cells just