TVA new deal project

By: Blake Kesley and Janie Martinez

Who was the program intended to help?

The Tennessee valley authority was meant to help the south.

What was this program intended to do?

This program was intended to build dams and power plants along the river and surrounding areas.

Does this program fall under the relief, recovery, or reform program of roosevelts new deal explain?

This is a reform because it help people with poverty who could not afford the lines. Also it provided thousands of jobs to southerners.

How successful do you belive this program was at relieving the economic crisis?

I believe it was very successful since it provided hydropower for rural electrification and it provided thousands of people with jobs.

How does this program add to your understanding of he great depression?

Makes me realize that most places didn't have electrification and that during that time they had more trouble with flooding, but then when they built dams they controlled it more.

Does this program still exist today?

Yes the TVA is still around and it has changed a whole lot when it started. They have invested $5.9 million dollars in clean air technology. In 2012 they where working on making watts bar two and was completed two months ago.

What the video is about

The video is about how the tennesse valley was being made and how many states it goes threw in the beginning it says that it started with floods and fire then they fixed it up.