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Muscle Shoals in Colbert County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity

 
 
TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 26, 2017
1. TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker
Inscription. TVA has a rich history of improving quality of life and economic prosperity for people and businesses in the TVA service area. As times have changed, TVA has changed with them, updating and refining its focus to better serve it's enduring mission of:

• Affordable electricity
• Economic development
• Environmental stewardship
• Integrated River system management

Together, TVA facilities generate enough electricity to meet the needs of about nine million people, directly serving many large businesses, and federal installations. This diverse power generation allows TVA to maintain the reliable, affordable electric power that keeps the region’s economy vibrant—attracting new jobs each year.

Powering Prosperity

TVA plays a critical role in attracting new and expanding industries to the Tennessee Valley. Empowering economic development has been part of TVA’s core mission since it was founded in 1933. TVA partners with federal, state, regional and local organizations and power distributors to provide business support to the region. Throughout its existence, TVA-supported services, like community development preparation, site-selection services, small and minority-owned business support and capital investment loans, have helped the Tennessee Valley add or retain hundreds
TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 26, 2017
2. TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker
of thousands of quality jobs.
 
Location. 34° 47.595′ N, 87° 37.576′ W. Marker is in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, in Colbert County. Marker can be reached from Reservation Road one mile east of Alabama Route 133, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at TVA's Vistor Center Kiosk near Power Station. Marker is in this post office area: Muscle Shoals AL 35661, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Building a New Future (here, next to this marker); TVA Goes to War (here, next to this marker); TVA: A History of Progress and Innovation / A Valley of Hardships (here, next to this marker); Natural and Cultural Preservation/Protecting Resources (a few steps from this marker); Wilson Dam: Setting the Stage (a few steps from this marker); Explore the River (a few steps from this marker); Birds of North Alabama (a few steps from this marker); Gulls Glorious Gulls (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Muscle Shoals.
 
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TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 26, 2017
3. TVA: Our Enduring Mission/Powering Prosperity Marker
Welcome to Wilson Dam Kiosk at Vistor Center image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 26, 2017
4. Welcome to Wilson Dam Kiosk at Vistor Center
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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