Does TVA’s Gallatin facility have coal ash problems? Let’s talk about it!

By Cathie Bird On March 25th 2015, Statewide Organizing for Community eMpowerment (SOCM),Sierra Club Tennessee Chapter, Climate Nashville, Ecogal – The Curious Consumer,Physicians for Social Responsibility, and Working Films will host a free, open community discussion on the continuing impact of Tennessee Valley Authority’s coal ash landfill at the Gallatin…

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Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Funds Presentations

4/3/15 – Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Funds Presentations – AML Policy Priorities Group Educational Tour: Monteagle, Crossville, Rocky Top ABANDONED MINE LANDS (AML) FUNDS PRESENTATIONS AML POLICY PRORITIES GROUP EDUCATIONAL TOUR: MONTEAGLE, CROSSVILLE, ROCKY TOP What: An series of educational presentations on Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Fund to inform and…

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Smith Mountain Solution

When you think of Cumberland County, Tennessee, you think of the ‘Golf Capital’ of the state. However, that is not exactly what Smith Mountain Solutions, LLC has in mind for the partially reclaimed Turner Mine on Smith Mountain. The Cumberland County Chapter of SOCM has been knee-deep in the struggle…

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