TVA Extends Deadline For Public Comments On New Combustion Turbine Units

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

The Tennessee Valley Authority has extended the deadline for public comments for the Paradise and Colbert Combustion Turbine Plants draft Environmental Assessment until March 13.

Details of the proposal are available in a draft Environmental Assessment at https://www.tva.com/nepa.

Submit comments to nepa@tva.gov or by mail to Tennessee Valley Authority, ATTN: Ashley Pilakowski, NEPA Specialist, TVA 400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT 11B, Knoxville, TN 37902.  

Please note that all comments received, including names and addresses, will become part of the administrative record and available for public inspection.


Supreme Court Concludes Arena Lawsuit Filed By Elvis Presley Enterprises Against Local Government

Local FASTSIGNS Recognized As Top Performing Center At Virtual Convention

The Chattery Announces Free Professional Development JumpstART Series Beginning March 3


The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a lawsuit filed by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. against the City of Memphis, Shelby County, and Memphis Basketball involving the construction ... (click for more)

FASTSIGNS of Chattanooga, a local sign and graphics provider, was recognized as a top performing center in the FASTSIGNS network out of more than 750 locations worldwide at the 2021 Virtual FASTSIGNS/Signwave ... (click for more)

Starting in March, Chattanooga-based nonprofit The Chattery is offering a free virtual professional development series for artists and arts organizations called the JumpstART Series. Workshops ... (click for more)



Business

Supreme Court Concludes Arena Lawsuit Filed By Elvis Presley Enterprises Against Local Government

The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a lawsuit filed by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. against the City of Memphis, Shelby County, and Memphis Basketball involving the construction of a 6,200-seat theater is not barred by the legal concept of res judicata. The case was remanded to the Court of Appeals for further review. In 2014, Elvis Presley Enterprises undertook ... (click for more)

Local FASTSIGNS Recognized As Top Performing Center At Virtual Convention

FASTSIGNS of Chattanooga, a local sign and graphics provider, was recognized as a top performing center in the FASTSIGNS network out of more than 750 locations worldwide at the 2021 Virtual FASTSIGNS/Signwave International Convention. Owned by Cindy and Phil Bacon, FASTSIGNS of Chattanooga was presented with the Sales Achievement Award for Highest Volume Center, which recognizes ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Governor Lee Signs Executive Orders To Lift Nursing Home Restrictions; Remote Meetings Allowed Through April 28

Governor Bill Lee has signed new Executive Orders 77 , 78 and 79 lifting visitation restrictions at nursing homes and allowing remote meetings to continue through April 28. He said, “Our state’s COVID-19 numbers continue to improve thanks to efficient vaccine distribution and efforts to protect our most vulnerable citizens,” said Gov. Lee. “I have authorized continuation of ... (click for more)

Richards, Condra Charged In Drug Overdose Death; Victim Had Toxic Level Of Fentanyl

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics and Special Operations Division has concluded an investigation into a Dec. 8, 2020 death in the Lakesite area resulting from a drug overdose with the arrest of two local men. Marshal Dale Richards, 41, from Soddy Daisy, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder with a bond of $125,000, and criminal conspiracy heroin for ... (click for more)

Opinion

Thanks For Bringing Attention To The Crotch Rocket Problem On Frazier Avenue

Thanks to the Chattanoogan.com police blotter for bringing public attention to the crotch rocket problem on Frazier Avenue and on the Veterans Bridge. I have witnessed this stupidity first-hand, both as a pedestrian and while driving in my car. My gratitude and respect go out to the Chattanooga Police Department and its officers who are trying to remedy this combination ... (click for more)

Kindhearted, Loving People Still Abound

The other morning, I was with my sweet daughter and we were on the way to work. I was on another planet as we motored down Signal and when we got about 50 feet from the Krystal, my girl yelled "KRYSTAL!" Instinctively, I ram-jammed the brakes and whipped the truck to the right and there we were in line for a great bacon egg and cheese please biscuit with a big, fat bucket of coffee- ... (click for more)