ATVG Announces 2024 Meeting Dates We have finalized our meeting dates and locations for 2024 and want you to make plans early to join us. Our 2024 meeting dates are: February 6 at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro, TN (1-800-Embassy) June 19 at the Marriott Shoals in Florence, AL (256-246-3600) October 23 at the Courtyard […]
The ATVG 2023 Fall Newsletter has been posted for our membership. Please take time to check it out! You can view the newsletter here.
Jeff Lyash is president and CEO of the Tennessee Valley Authority. He wrote this in collaboration with the Tennessee Business Forum, which provides Tennessee-connected business leaders with the opportunity to engage with other executives from various industries to discuss a broad range of national legislative and regulatory issues. Learn more at Tennesseebusinessforum.com. See the article […]
ATVG will be having their fall meeting at the Marriott Downtown Gatlinburg TN October 24-25. Please make your reservations early! See Agenda and Registration here
The ATVG Quarterly Newsletter for summer 2023 has been published and ready for members to enjoy. It contains Registration and Agenda for our upcoming meeting at Brasstown Resort in Young Harris GA as well as informative stories about TVA latest happenings. See the summer newsletter here.
TVA May 10 Board Meeting Recap The Tennessee Valley Authority Board of Directors on Wednesday recognized the agency’s 90th-anniversary milestone and outlined the agency’s plan to double its solar energy capacity while supporting the Tennessee Valley region’s record-growing demand. “TVA’s mission of service is just as important today as it was 90 years ago,” said […]
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. […]
See Spring 2023 Newsletter here.
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 […]
From Mike Arms, ATVG Executive Director The spring 2023 ATVG meeting will be held at the “New Lodge at Paris Landing” at Paris Landing State Park, Buchanan, TN. 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 […]
ATVG Support of SMRs By: Mike Arms, ATVG Executive Director Our ATVG membership heard a detailed presentation on Winter Storm Elliott from TVA at our January meeting. The presentation provided an hour-by-hour break-down of the events on December 23rd and 24th. The timeline included the loss of Cumberland Unit 1followed a […]
The ATVG Winter 2022 Newsletter has been published for your enjoyment. See the latest news stories from the Tennessee Valley Authority. You may view it here
Please join ATVG for our Winter 2023 Meeting planned for January 18, 2023 at the Chattanooga Downtown Marriott. Download Registration and Agenda here Agenda includes: 11am – ATVG Board Meeting Noon: Lunch 1:00 PM -5:00 PM ATVG Membership Program Welcome and TVA Update TVA Hydro/Fossil Operations Renewable Energy, Seven States Power Corporation on Innovative Technologies […]
During the Fall meeting of ATVG Board of Directors in Gatlinburg, TN, on October 25, Lamar Paris (Right), Sole Commissioner of Union County, Georgia was elected President of the Association of Tennessee Valley Governments for upcoming year 2023. Photo: ATVG Executive Director Mike Arms and President-Elect Lamar Paris present a plaque to Bill Newman (Left), […]
ATVG 2022 Fall Newsletter has been published. It features latest TVA news of interest to valley governments. Enjoy latest issue here.
The Fall ATVG Meeting has been scheduled for October 25 and 26 at the Gatlinburg Downtown Marriott. ATVG Executive Director Mike Arms wishes to encourage members to reserve their rooms early and register for another great informational meeting in October. Plan now to enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains in the Fall! Agenda and Registration is […]
Executive Director Mike Arms has announced room reservation Link for the ASSOCIATION OF TN VALLEY GOVERNMENTS FALL MEETING October 25-26, 2022 at the Courtyard Gatlinburg Downtown is now active. Director Arms says this ATVG rate is available for an extra night’s stay if ATVG guests wish to reserve extra nights. ATVG Special rate of $169-$179 […]
Registration for ATVG Summer Meeting July 27 & 28, 2022 at The Inn at Ole Miss in Oxford Mississippi is now open. Agenda will include a presentation of the planned development of Ford Motor Company’s “Blue Oval City” to be located in Haywood County, TN. See Agenda and Registration Form here. ATVG Room Rates are […]
During the meeting of the ATVG Board on April 26, 2022 at Oak Grove, KY, ATVG Treasurer Brent Greer presented the annual audit of the previous budget year. Mr. Greer stated, “I am pleased there were no findings in the audit for our last budget year completed June 30, 2021.” The audit was completed by […]
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.
The ATVG Spring 2022 Newsletter has been published and is ready for ATVG membership to enjoy and stay up to date on latest of TVA happenings! View newsletter here!
Mike Arms, ATVG Executive Director is asking for ATVG membership to update their contact information. This can be easily done through an online form for ATVG members. Members can click this link: https://nwtn.readyop.com/fs/4c9o/9a01 with their computer or mobile device and quickly update their contact information. Director Arms states, “We are looking to update our database […]
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: https://www.oakgrovegaming.com/ Agenda and Registration Available Now! **IMPORTANT NOTICE** You cannot call the hotel directly to make your room […]
The Winter 2021 ATVG Newsletter is now available for viewing. Click here to view.
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 […]
The quarterly ATVG Newsletter has been published and is now available for your enjoyment. Interesting articles on the latest happenings in the Tennessee Valley Authority and TVA partner communities are featured. Please feel free to read the latest newsletter here.
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 https://www.marriott.com/hotels Downtown Gatlinburg Courtyard Marriott 315 Historic Nature Trail Gatlinburg, TN. 37738 1-865-436-2008 Phone […]
ATVG has published the Summer ’21 Newsletter for your enjoyment and information. View the latest edition here:
ATVG has published the Spring 2021 Newsletter for the latest TVA information. Check it out here!
Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center 5 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, Alabama 35805 USA +1 256-830-2222 Last Day to Book Rooms for special room rate is June 9, 2021. Contact the Huntsville Marriott at the Space and Rocket Center for $124 USD per night. Book your room here: https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1612296549188&key=GRP AGENDA and REGISTRATION AVAILABLE HERE:
TVA and a New Administration By Mike Arms, ATVG Executive Director While many of us were busy with last-minute shopping the week before Christmas, Senator Lamar Alexander was diligently working to complete some critical legislative tasks. Two of the tasks were ensuring the full Senate confirmations of Dr. Beth Harwell on December 19 and Dr. […]
A recent decision was made to cancel April 2021 spring meeting in Tunica MS due to ongoing COVID-19 issues in accordance with the CDC guidelines. The next scheduled meeting is being planned for late July 2021. Current plans are to meet in Alabama in July but all dates remain tentative. ATVG will schedule small group […]
The Winter 2020 ATVG Newsletter has been published for your enjoyment. View Newsletter here
Important Update: Winter Meeting Cancellation At its October meeting the ATVG Board decided to not hold the ATVG January 2021 meeting due to ongoing COVID-19 issues and in accordance […]
The Fall 2020 Newsletter has been published and is available here for your enjoyment. Catch up on TVA news and articles of interest in the Fall 2020 Newsletter!
ATVG has scheduled the Fall 2020 meeting for October 27 and 28 at the Marriott Downtown Gatlinburg. Make your plans now to attend. Registration and Agenda may be viewed here If you would like to make reservations contact: Courtyard by Marriott Gatlinburg Downtown 315 Historic Nature Trail Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738 Phone: +1 865-436-2008 or vist […]
Hopefully, your summer is beginning to ramp up and you and your family are getting out and enjoying the outdoors and staying healthy. COVID-19 continues to affect our communities and we must continue to be mindful of CDC recommendations to protect ourselves as best as possible. The Summer 2020 Newsletter is available now and you […]
Important Update: Meeting Cancellation Summer Meeting, 2020 After discussions with the ATVG Board Executive Committee and several Board members the decision has been made to cancel the ATVG meeting […]
The ATVG summer meeting planned for July 7 & 8 in Huntsville, AL has been canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Please check back for future update on our fall meeting planned for Oct 27 & 28, 2020 in Gatlinburg, TN.
Spring Newsletter is posted for your enjoyment and information here