Betsy Iler

Editor of Lake and Lake Martin Living

Recent Articles

Hearing draws differing views on discharge issue

Hearing draws differing views on discharge issue

By Betsy Iler / TPI Magazine Editor Some 40 people attended a public hearing at Alexander City’s City Hall Tuesday evening to address a permit ... Read more

Request for permit to release treated water discharge into creeks set for hearing

Lake stakeholders appear to be divided on a CER LLC permit modification request to add demineralizer regeneration rinse water to the current discharge of the ... Read more

Alabama Power files report on water levels

Local stakeholders Tuesday said they are “guardedly optimistic” that Lake Martin’s winter pool level will be raised to 484 feet (mean sea level) after Alabama ... Read more

Ala. Power still hopeful that FERC will reverse decision

Alabama Power Company’s Jim Crew Saturday morning said he is optimistic and hopeful that Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) staff members will reverse their initial ... Read more