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Guest column: TVA’s empty coal ash promises

By , Guest Columnist Updated: January 15, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: January 15, 2022 4:00 AM CT
Sarah Houston
Guest Columnist

Sarah Houston

Sarah Houston serves as the executive director of Protect Our Aquifer, whose mission is to protect, conserve, and preserve the Memphis Sand Aquifer. Having explored water sources across the US and Mexico by bicycle, she knows Memphis water is a unique resource. She can be reached at

Nobody wants coal ash in their backyard – but it’s even worse when the folks dumping the waste don’t evaluate all the risks and keep the community in the dark. That’s what happening now in South Memphis.


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