ATVG Meeting Murfreesboro Embassy Room Block Expires This Week

Just a quick reminder if you haven’t registered or made room
reservations for our upcoming ATVG Winter Meeting on February 6th at the
Murfreesboro Embassy Suites, time is running out.
The ATVG room block will be expiring this week so make your reservations
now!  Please call 1-800-EMBASSY as soon as possible to take advantage of
special room rates and visit our website, ATVG.ORG, to download the
agenda and registration form. Please note our new mailing address in now
ATVG, PO Box 1504, Paris, TN  38242.  Payments for registration can be
mailed to our new address.
I hope you have a nice holiday weekend and you can escape the cold
weather expected this weekend!
See you on Feb 6th!
Mike Arms, Executive Director
Association of Tennessee Valley Governments
Photo by Jason Ayers

Winter ATVG Meeting To Be Held in Murfreesboro TN

Our meeting date for the upcoming February 6, 2024 in Murfreesboro, TN is rapidly approaching and members attending will need to make your room reservations now before our ATVG room block is full.   Please call 1-800-EMBASSY as soon as possible to take advantage of special room rates.

We have an outstanding program planned which includes a TVA update and a presentation on TVA’s Payment-In-Lieu-Of-Taxes (Pilot) with projections on Pilot payments for 2024.  We will also be dining that night at a favorite ATVG location: Five Senses Restaurant and Bar.

Please make your reservations soon to join us for a great meeting.  Please visit for registration forms and please note our new mailing address in now ATVG, PO Box 1504, Paris, TN  38242.  Payment for registration can be mailed to our new address.  Download a copy of the Agenda and Registration Form here.

Wishing you and your family a prosperous New Year!

Mike Arms, Executive Director


ATVG Summer Meeting Planned For Brasstown Valley Resort in Young Harris, GA

Please join us for our summer ATVG meeting on July 12 and 13 at the Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa in Young Harris, Georgia. We will have a lake-side cookout on the night of July 12 with our board meeting and program on July 13. The resort is only minutes from the Chattahoochee National Forest. Amenities include an indoor and outdoor pool, a complete spa, golf and riding stables. We have negotiated a room block at $189/night and the rate will be honored July 11 – 14 for those who wish to come in a day early or stay a day late. We are currently developing our program and will post our agenda soon on our website

For more information on our event location please visit To book your room call 706-379-9900  and ask for the ATVG room rate.

Agenda/Registration Published for April Meeting At Paris Landing

ATVG President Lamar Paris (left) and ATVG Executive Director Mike Arms invite you to join them at Paris Landing State Resort Park for the upcoming ATVG spring meeting April 26th-28th at the brand new “Lodge at Paris Landing”.  An ATVG room block is in place for April 26th and April 27th. You may book your individual room by calling either 1-731-924-4300 or 1-888-867-2757 and providing the ATVG Group Code: 1149. View the Agenda and Registration here.

TVA To Host ATVG Reception Following ATVG Spring Meeting April 26

The Tennessee Valley Authority has extended an invitation to ATVG members to attend a reception hosted by TVA following the ATVG meeting on April 26, 2022 at Valor Hall, 105 Walter Garrett Lane in Oak Grove, KY.  The reception is planned for 5 pm to 6:30 pm.  You do not have to RSVP to attend.

2022 Spring ATVG Meeting Planned For April 26-27, 2022 Oak Grove KY


Please make plans to attend now!

Reservations made for Hotel ATVG room block must be made by ATVG direct.

Oak Grove Racing Gaming Hotel

777 Winners Way

Oak Grove, KY 42262

(270) 297-7613   Hotel 

Property website:

Agenda and Registration Available Now!


You cannot call the hotel directly to make your room reservations at the block rate of $99 per night. So please fill out registration forms so ATVG can submit a master list of hotel registrations by April 15th 

ATVG January 2022 Meeting Agenda and Registration Posted For Knoxville, TN

The first ATVG meeting of 2022 will be held at the Crowne Plaza Knoxville on January 27th.  Our program will include the TVA update, a presentation on TVA’s Environmental Stewardship Program and a discussion of TVA’s PILOT.  Additional topics are in the works.

Dinner on the 27th is being planned for the East Tennessee History Center (  The morning of the 28th will include a breakfast at the hotel followed by a tour of the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (

We have negotiated a great room rate of $102 at the Crowne Plaza and this rate will also be available for early arrivals on January 26.  Please make your reservations early since our room block is limited.  The Crowne Plaza Knoxville can be reached at 865-522-2600.

Agenda and Registration Available Now!

ATVG Fall 2021 Meeting Scheduled October 25-26 Gatlinburg TN

ATVG Fall 2021 Meeting is scheduled for October 25-26, 2021 at the Downtown Gatlinburg Courtyard Marriott in Gatlinburg, TN.  Please make plans to attend now!

Reservations can be made for ATVG room block by contacting hotel direct or booking online at

Downtown Gatlinburg Courtyard Marriott

315 Historic Nature Trail

Gatlinburg, TN. 37738

1-865-436-2008 Phone Reservations Hotel Direct

Agenda and Registration Form is now available to reserve your seat!