Tennessee River Valley Association against transferring river water to Georgia

Tennessee River Valley Association against transferring river water to Georgia

April 18th, 2013 by Pam Sohn in Local - Breaking News

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Cline Jones, executive director of the Tennessee River Valley Association, told TVA board members this morning that his group opposes any transfer of Tennessee River water to Georgia.

Jones, whose non-partisan, nonprofit group represents towing companies, barge lines, port and terminal operators, municipalities and related businesses, urged the board to also consider that stance and be very careful about any water transfers from the river.

The board is meeting in Columbia, Tenn.

Read more about it in Friday's Chattanooga Times Free Press.