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02/01/2016EPA information session schedule expanded, offering more opportunities to get ready prior to release of proposed Portland Harbor Cleanup Plan
01/21/2016U.S. EPA holds Jan. 27 Pilsen Open House
01/14/2016EPA: Lower Willamette cleanup plan due end of 2016, now is the time to get engaged, get informed and get ready
01/12/2016EPA to Present Details of Cleanup of Clinch River Corporation Site
01/12/2016EPA finds Puna Geothermal Venture violated chemical safety rules
01/06/2016Nominations Open for EPA’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards in New England - Due by Feb. 12
12/31/2015EPA Announces West Lake Landfill Isolation Barrier Decision
12/29/2015U.S. EPA announces $22 million settlement for cleanup of Cooper Drum Superfund Site in South Gate, Los Angeles County
12/23/2015EPA Seeks Public Input on Modified Training at Camp Edwards
12/15/2015Compliance with environmental laws helps protect air, water and land in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington communities
12/15/2015EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Pollution at San German, Puerto Rico Toxic Site
12/11/2015EPA Marks 35th Anniversary of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act
12/10/2015EPA Reaches Agreement with H. Kramer to Sample Residential Area in Pilsen for Lead
12/10/2015EPA Issues Order to Implement Surface Fire Prevention Measures at West Lake Landfill and Finalizes Enforceable Schedule for Final Evaluation of Remedial Alternatives
12/07/2015EPA and the Environmental Law Institute Cosponsor Public Seminar: CERCLA @35: Looking Back, Looking Forward
12/03/2015EPA Public Availability Session to be held for the Terry Creek Operable Unit 1 Superfund Site, Brunswick, Ga.
11/30/2015Final agreement to study contamination at Columbia Falls aluminum plant site (Flathead County, Mont.)
11/27/2015City of Jacksonville, Pollack Shores, Regency Centers, NAI Hallmark Partners and Mt. Sinai Missionary Holiness Church to Receive EPA Region 4’s “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
11/23/2015Settlement with EPA to Address TCE Contamination at Former Toastmaster Manufacturing Facility in Macon, Mo.
11/23/2015U.S. EPA Settles with El Paso Natural Gas for Cleanup Costs at Abandoned Uranium Mines on Navajo Nation
11/20/2015EPA finalizes Human Health Risk Assessment for Libby Asbestos Superfund site
11/20/2015EPA Honors 17 Environmental Job Training Program Graduates in Columbus, Miss.
11/18/2015THURSDAY: EPA to Honor 17 Environmental Job Training Program Graduates in Columbus, Miss.
11/18/2015EPA Continues Work in Minden, La.
11/16/2015Final agreement to study contamination at Smurfit Stone Mill site (Missoula County, Mont.)
11/10/2015EPA Hosts Superfund Redevelopment Awards Ceremony in West Dallas
11/04/2015EPA Completes Review of 23 Site Cleanups in New England
10/29/2015EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Proposed Interim Cleanup of CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site to Evaluate Treatment of Expanded Area
10/29/2015EPA Signs Two Clean Up Decisions in a Continued Effort to Protect Cape Cod Drinking Water
10/28/2015Valley and Butte Fire Response Update 10/28/15
10/26/2015Cleanup project to install new water supply for properties contaminated by Durham Meadows Superfund Site
10/26/2015EPA to Begin Site Investigation at Superfund Site in Windham, ME
10/21/2015EPA, 12 Private Entities Agree to Remove Contamination and Conduct Study at Metro Container Superfund Site
10/16/2015EPA Receives Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's Health Consultation for West Lake Landfill; Report Shows No Public Health Risk for St. Louis
10/15/2015EPA announces additional groundwater investigation at Delaware City PVC Superfund site
10/09/2015EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA
10/09/2015TUESDAY: EPA to Hold Public Meeting about Proposed Interim Cleanup of CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site
10/08/2015EPA Finalizes Changes to Plan for Groundwater Remediation at Superfund Site in Newfield, N.J.
10/06/2015EPA to oversee lead cleanup near Pilsen high school
10/06/2015Harper Avenue to close temporarily during EPA’s oil cleanup in St. Clair Shores
10/05/2015EPA Proposes Additional Water Line Connections for Groundwater Contamination at Tinkham Garage Superfund Site in Londonderry, NH
10/02/2015EPA Finalizes Changes to Cleanup Plan at Olean Well Field Site - AVX Property in Olean, NY
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Nuclear Metals Site in Concord, Mass.
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes $4 Million Cleanup Plan for Fulton Avenue Superfund Site in Hempstead and North Hempstead, N.Y.
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Pesticides Storage Facility in Manati, P.R.
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Contaminated Groundwater at Curtis Specialty Papers Superfund Site in Milford Borough and Alexandria Township, N.J.
09/30/2015EPA Reaches $55 Million Settlement for Soil Clean-up at South-Bay Superfund Site
09/30/2015Contaminated Sediment Removal to begin at Pier 4 by the Port of Tacoma
09/30/2015EPA Adds a Franklin, Mass. Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/30/2015EPA Invites Public Comment on Interim Cleanup Plan for CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site; Public Meeting Set for October 13
09/30/2015EPA Finalizes Plan to Protect Drinking Water in Corozal, P.R.; $3 Million Spent to Date
09/30/2015EPA Finalizes $14 Million Plan to Remove Pollutants from Former Sherwin-Williams Plant in Gibbsboro, New Jersey
09/29/2015Grain Handling Facility at Freeman, Washington Added to Superfund Cleanup List
09/29/2015Settlement Will Provide Nearly $194 Million for Cleanup Work at the Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, N.J.
09/28/2015EPA Proposes the Addition of Sites in Atlantic, Iowa, and Norfolk, Nebraska, to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/28/2015EPA Proposes Fairmont City, Illinois, site for Superfund National Priorities List
09/28/2015EPA adds Illinois hazardous waste site to Superfund National Priorities List
09/28/2015EPA Proposes Indianapolis hazardous waste site for Superfund National Priorities List
09/28/2015EPA Proposes to Add Roswell, NM, Groundwater Plume to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Five hazardous waste sites added, seven proposed nationally
09/28/2015EPA Adds Louisiana Site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites
09/28/2015EPA Adds Burnet Co., TX, Groundwater Plume to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Five hazardous waste sites added, seven proposed nationally
09/28/2015EPA Proposes to Add N.J. Pesticides Manufacturing Facility to Superfund List of Hazardous Waste Sites
09/28/2015EPA Adds Five Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List and Proposes an Additional Seven
09/23/2015EPA Awards $4.3 Million in Supplemental Revolving Loan Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in New England
09/23/2015Kansas City and St. Louis, Mo., and State of Missouri to Receive Shares of EPA Brownfields Funds for Environmental Cleanups
09/23/2015EPA Awards Pulaski County $350,000 to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015EPA Announces $400,000 in supplemental brownfields funding to help cleanup, redevelop Allentown site
09/23/2015Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council to Receives $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015Palm Beach County to Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015City of Atlanta and the Development Authority of DeKalb County to each Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015EPA Announces $300,000 in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in South Carolina
09/23/2015EPA Provides $400,000 to Clean Up Brownfields in New York City; Neighborhoods Impacted by Superstorm Sandy Among Those to Benefit
09/23/2015EPA Announces $13.2 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites Across the Country
09/22/2015U.S. EPA proposes Allied Landfill Cleanup Plan; accepting comments
09/21/2015EPA Celebrates Sustainability Improvements at N. Dartmouth, Mass. Superfund Site
09/16/2015Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen and EPA Tour Superfund Sites in Morris, Essex and Sussex Counties
09/14/2015EPA To Take Public Input on Draft Plan to Decontaminate and Dismantle PCB Processing Facility in Fort Edward, NY
09/14/2015Dunbar Asphalt to Clean up 29-Acre Portion of Sharon Steel Superfund Site, Hermitage, Pa.
09/11/2015U.S. EPA reaches out to businesses for input on abandoned uranium mine cleanup work in and around Navajo Nation
09/11/2015EPA to Provide Community Update on Navassa Site Cleanup
09/10/2015EPA Cleanup Plan Issued for the Peterson/Puritan, Inc. Superfund Site in Rhode Island
09/09/2015EPA Brownfields Grants Help Revitalize Luzerne Co. Mine-Scarred Land - Two $200,000 Brownfields Grants to Support Site Cleanup
09/09/2015EPA Will Remove Contaminated Soil at Ithaca Falls Creek Gorge, N.Y.
09/09/2015EPA Awards $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Assess Properties in Montgomery County’s Norristown, Pottstown Areas for Redevelopment
09/04/2015Our House of Little Rock, Ark. Recognized for Excellence in Brownfields Redevelopment
09/02/2015EPA to Begin Next Round of Residential Yard Cleanups in Late September at Former United Zinc Superfund Site in Iola, Kan.
08/27/2015EPA: Duwamish cleanup must be done right
08/24/2015EPA Brownfields Grants will help revitalize Pittsburgh properties
08/20/2015Demolition to Begin Aug. 24 at Carter Carburetor Superfund Site
08/19/2015Agreement Ensures Groundwater Study at No. Smithfield, R.I. Superfund Site
08/18/2015EPA Grant to City of Baltimore will help revitalize properties
08/17/2015U.S., Maryland Settle with 16 Companies for Cleanup
of Central Chemical Superfund Site in Hagerstown, Md.
08/17/2015EPA and ATSDR to give update on 35th Avenue Superfund Site
08/13/2015Teck agrees to clean up 15 lead-contaminated properties in Northport, Washington
08/13/2015EPA Proposes Plan to Clean Up Pesticides Storage Facility in Manati, P.R.; August 18 Public Meeting Planned
08/13/2015EPA Releases Plan to Address Pollution at San German Toxic Site; Public Invited to Public Meeting on August 19
08/13/2015EPA Asks Public for Comments on Plan to Protect Drinking Water in Corozal, P.R.; August 20 Public Meeting Planned
08/11/2015EPA Completes Construction of Water line in Chester and Washington Townships, N.J.; Agency Action Protects Community from Polluted Groundwater
08/05/2015Vermont Receives over $2 million EPA Brownfields Funding and Announces State BERA Program winners
07/30/2015EPA Proposes Plan to Clean up Groundwater at Superfund Site in Newfield, N.J.; Public Meeting to be Held August 12

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