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05/29/2015EPA provides $500K to the City of Fort Collins to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties in north downtown corridor and the Poudre River
05/29/2015EPA provides $200K to advance the cleanup and revitalization of mine-impacted properties in Creede, Colorado
05/29/2015EPA provides $200K to Laramie Rivers Conservation District to advance the cleanup and revitalization of former industrial property along the Laramie River
05/29/2015EPA provides $200K to the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe to advance the revitalization of Old Housing Authority Building property
05/29/2015EPA provides $200K to Kiowa County to clean up and revitalize abandoned property in downtown Eads, Colorado
05/29/2015Denver-area cleanup and revitalization projects receive $1 million in EPA Brownfields funding (Denver, Northglenn, Adams County)
05/29/2015EPA provides $400K to the City of Sioux Falls to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties
05/29/2015EPA provides $297K to Salt Lake County to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties in Meadowbrook in Millcreek Township
05/29/2015EPA provides $500K to City of Trinidad (Colo.) to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties
05/29/2015EPA provides $145K to the Cut Bank Area Chamber of Commerce to advance the cleanup and revitalization of the Public Drug Building
05/29/2015New Jersey Developer to Pay Civil Penalty for Stormwater Violations and Preserve Wetlands; Garden Homes Will Pay $225,000 Penalty and Preserve 108 Acres of Land in New Jersey’s Highlands Preservation Area
05/29/2015EPA provides $800K to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties in Great Falls and north central Montana
05/29/2015On 20th Anniversary of Effort, EPA Gives Charles River a B+ and Publishes Live Water Quality Data
05/29/2015EPA Proposes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
05/29/2015EPA Proposes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields cleanup grant for public park in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields grant to City of Lodi, Calif.
05/28/2015EPA awards $352,000 brownfields grants to Elk Valley Rancheria
05/28/2015EPA awards $1.2 million brownfields grants to three Arizona communities
05/28/2015EPA awards $1 million in brownfields grants to Southern California communities
05/28/2015EPA awards $467,000 brownfields grant to Solano County Water Agency
05/28/2015EPA awards $500,000 brownfields grant to Clark County, Nevada, for the Maryland Parkway High Capacity Transit Corridor
05/28/2015EPA announces $1.6 billion in Clean Water Act funds to upgrade Sacramento’s regional wastewater treatment plant
05/28/2015Universal Pressure Pumping Inc. Ordered to Comply with Environmental Laws and Protect Public Health
05/28/2015DWD International, LCC Agrees to Address RCRA Violations in Texas
05/28/2015City of Bogalusa receives $400,000 EPA Brownfields Redevelopment Grant
05/28/2015Regional Planning Commission of Southeast Louisiana Receives EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant
05/28/2015EPA Awards $400,000 to the City of Shreveport to Assess Contaminated Brownfields Sites
05/28/2015EPA Awards East Baton Rouge Parish $400,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant
05/28/2015Oklahoma City Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/28/2015San Antonio, TX, Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/28/2015Conway, Ark., Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/28/2015EPA Announces $54.3 Million to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites, Revitalize Communities, Leverage Jobs and Promote Economic Redevelopment Nationwide
05/28/2015EPA Regional Administrator Visits Queens Park to Spotlight the Importance of Protecting Wetlands
05/28/2015EPA Awards $400,000 to Macon-Bibb County, Ga. to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
05/28/2015EPA Awards more than $3.9 Million in Brownfields Grants to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites and Revitalize Communities in Florida / Winners include: Cocoa, Jacksonville, Live Oak, Manatee County, Opa-locka, Palatka, Pasco, Sanford, and the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council
05/28/2015EPA Awards $1 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Kentucky
05/28/2015EPA Awards $10.3 Million to Clean Up New England Brownfield Sites, Protect Health in Communities
05/28/2015EPA Awards $400K in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize West Point, Mississippi
05/28/2015EPA Awards $679K in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
05/28/2015EPA Awards $500,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Southeast Tennessee
05/28/2015EPA Awards $1 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in South Carolina
05/28/2015Kansas City, Mo., and St. Louis to Receive EPA Brownfields Grants to Help toward Cleanup of Contaminated Properties
05/28/2015EPA Provides $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Land in Neptune, New Jersey
05/28/2015EPA Provides $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Land in Niagara County, New York
05/27/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/27/2015United States issues cleanup order to owner of ruptured Refugio Beach oil pipeline
05/27/2015Puerto Rico Developer to Pay $500,000 Penalty to Address Clean Water Act Violations
05/27/2015Tarrant County College District in Texas Receives EPA Job-Training Grant
05/27/2015Rose State College in Oklahoma City Receives EPA Job-Training Grant
05/27/2015With Summer’s Arrival, Reminder About Woonasquatucket River "Do's and Don'ts" and Update on EPA Efforts
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 to Fresno, Calif., for environmental job training
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 for environmental job training in Richmond, Calif.
05/27/2015Action Memo signed, Response Actions begin to address the Bennett Landfill Fire Site in Chester County, SC
05/27/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA AND ARMY TO ANNOUNCE FINAL CLEAN WATER RULE TODAY (WEDNESDAY)
05/27/2015Clean Water Rule Protects Streams and Wetlands Critical to Public Health, Communities, and EconomyLa Norma de Agua Limpia protege los arroyos y humedales críticos para la salud pública, las comunidades y la economía
05/26/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EchoWater Project Groundbreaking Event, May 28, in Elk Grove, Calif.
05/26/2015EPA and DOE K Basin settlement spurs Hanford Cleanup
05/26/2015EPA provides $192K job training grant to Denver Indian Center
05/26/2015EPA Selects Florida State College at Jacksonville, Fla. for Job Training Grant / EPA selects 19 communities for grants to train unemployed individuals to enter the environmental field, strengthen local economies
05/26/2015EPA Selects CLIMB Community Development Corporation in Biloxi, Miss. for Job Training Grant / EPA selects 19 communities for grants to train unemployed individuals to enter the environmental field, strengthen local economies
05/26/2015Company Provides Emergency Response Equipment for Fall River, Mass. following EPA Enforcement
05/26/2015EPA Training Grants Create Job Opportunities Across the Country
05/26/2015EPA Provides Nearly $200,000 for Green Job Training of Formerly Incarcerated People
05/26/2015Knoxville Utilities Board Meets Major Consent Decree Milestones
05/25/2015TOMORROW: Information Session to Discuss Cleanup Activities at the Smokey Mountain Smelters Site
05/22/2015St. Louis Community College to Receive $192,300 from EPA to Recruit, Train and Place Workers in Green Environmental Jobs
05/22/2015UT Austin Studies Six Central Texas High Schools’ Indoor Air Quality; Research grant will help create a healthier environment for children
05/22/2015EPA Agreement with Citgo Will Improve Safety and Emergency Response in Corpus Christi, TX
05/22/2015EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/21/2015City of Granby, Mo., Agrees to Three-Year Deadline to Settle Clean Water Act Violations at Wastewater Treatment Facility
05/20/2015Claremont, N.H. Auto Dealer Settles with EPA for Oil Spill
05/20/2015Strategy to Reduce District’s Sewer Overflows Will Include Green Infrastructure
05/20/2015EPA Directs DuPont to Remove Mercury from Pompton Lake in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
05/20/2015Chapel Hill High School Student Receives Prestigious Award for Developing a Low-Cost Method to Reduce Water Pollution/Award presented at world's largest high school science competition
05/19/2015EPA Encourages the Public to Provide Input on Plan to Address Contaminated Groundwater at Curtis Specialty Papers Superfund Site in Milford and Alexandria Township, New Jersey; Public Meeting to Take Place May 28
05/19/2015U.S. Settles with Marathon Petroleum Corporation to Cut Harmful Air Emissions at Facilities in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio
05/19/2015U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Award - Marine Corps Air Station Miramar for Energy Conservation, Tour state-of-the-art green facilities
05/19/2015Lovell Federal Healthcare Center in North Chicago Wins EPA Federal Green Challenge Award
05/18/2015EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, Mayor Kevin Faulconer Recognize Timken Museum for Reducing Energy Use by more than 50%
05/18/2015EPA Announces $1 Million for Tribal Applicants to Upgrade Diesel Engines

EPA seeks to reduce emissions from older engines impacting tribal communities
05/15/2015EPA announces availability of $1 million for tribes to upgrade diesel engines
05/14/2015EPA requires Southern California metal finishers to stop illegal hazardous waste releases, wastewater discharges
05/14/2015Construction Completed at JEB Little Creek Superfund Site
05/14/2015EPA Administrator McCarthy announces LEED Platinum Certification of San Francisco City Hall
05/14/2015Remarks of Cynthia Giles, EPA Assistant Administrator for Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance on
Duke Energy Subsidiaries Guilty Plea and Sentencing for Clean Water Act Crimes
**Remarks as Prepared for Delivery**
05/14/2015Duke Energy Subsidiaries Plead Guilty and Sentenced for Clean Water Act Crimes/The companies will pay a fine and conduct community service and wetlands mitigation
05/14/2015EPA, U.S. Department of Justice settle with P4 Production LLC, over hazardous chemical reporting requirements
05/14/2015LOCATION/TIME CHANGED: Press Conference to Follow Sentencing of Duke Energy Subsidiaries for Clean Water Act Crimes
05/14/2015EPA, Seattle truck repair firm settle water pollution case
05/14/2015Free Asthma Screenings for Children at Asthma Awareness Month Event
05/13/2015EPA Administrator and San Francisco Bay Area government agencies celebrate nation’s largest solar energy partnership
05/13/2015EPA Administrator McCarthy to announce San Francisco’s City Hall becoming the nation’s oldest building to receive LEED Platinum Green Building Certification
05/13/2015TOMORROW: Press Conference to Follow Sentencing of Duke Energy Subsidiaries for Clean Water Act Crimes