TVA celebrates 80 years of service - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

TVA celebrates 80 years of service

Posted: Updated:
DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

The Tennessee Valley Authority is celebrating 80 years of service.

The TVA was founded back in 1933 when President Franklin D Roosevelt signed the TVA Act into law.

TVA serves a large portion of north Alabama, with reservoirs in Wheeler, Wilson, and Guntersville.

The company also provides jobs in Florence and Decatur.

It was created to provide affordable electricity, maintain natural resources, and provide a place for recreation.

Copyright 2013 WAFF. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1414 North Memorial Parkway
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-533-4848

WAFF Is a Proud Member
of the Raycom Family of Stations


FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WAFF. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.