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07/01/2015EPA to Provide Nearly $200,000 for Environmental Job Training in Puerto Rico
07/01/2015
EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Cleanup Plan for Residential Properties at Sherwin-Williams/Hilliards Creek Superfund Site in Gibbsboro and Voorhees, N.J.
06/30/2015EPA, City of Shreveport Celebrate $400,000 Cleanup Grant
06/30/2015EPA Administrator Participates in Spartanburg ReGenesis Project Celebration
06/30/2015TODAY, 1 PM: EPA Regional Administrator, Shreveport Mayor to Discuss Cleanup Grants
06/30/2015EPA to Recognize Pelzer Heritage Commission in South Carolina for Receiving $400,000 to Clean up the former Pelzer Mill Complex
06/29/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Tour ReGenesis Project in Spartanburg, SC
06/22/2015Camden Selected to Receive Nearly $1 Million to Cleanup Brownfields; EPA’s Investments in Camden For Brownfields Total More Than $6 Million
06/19/2015EPA Seeks Input on Modernizing the Risk Management Plan (RMP) Rule
06/17/2015EPA Report Shows Progress on E-Recycling and Identifies Opportunity to Advance G7’s Recognition of Circular Economy
06/17/2015U.S. EPA, DTSC begin removal of more than 5,600 tons of contaminated soil in Huntington Park
06/16/2015EPA to Recognize Macon-Bibb County, Ga. for Receiving $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
06/15/2015EPA Proposes Changes to Cleanup Plan at Olean Well Field Site - AVX Property in Olean, NY
06/10/2015Wilmington’s West End Neighborhood House
receives $192,000 EPA brownfields training grant
06/08/2015EPA Seeks Small Entity Input on Financial Responsibility Requirements for Hardrock Mining Industry
06/01/2015EPA Proposes Plan to Remove Pollutants from Former Sherwin-Williams Plant in Gibbsboro, New Jersey; $14 Million Cleanup to Address Lead, Arsenic, and Volatile Organic Compounds
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
05/29/2015EPA provides $800K to advance the cleanup and revitalization of properties in Great Falls and north central Montana
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
05/28/2015DWD 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 Awards $400,000 to Macon-Bibb County, Ga. to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
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 $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
05/27/2015Tarrant 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
05/26/2015EPA 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
05/26/2015EPA Training Grants Create Job Opportunities Across the Country
05/26/2015EPA Provides Nearly $200,000 for Green Job Training of Formerly Incarcerated People
05/25/2015TOMORROW: 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
05/19/2015EPA 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
05/14/2015Construction Completed at JEB Little Creek Superfund Site
05/12/2015Soil Remediation to Begin at Superfund Site in Walpole, Mass.
05/12/2015EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Removal of PCBs
From Bound Brook in South Plainfield, NJ; $422 million dollar cleanup underway at site of defunct electronics facility
05/07/2015New Work Starts at West Lake Landfill Superfund Site Week of May 11: Efforts Will Further Characterize and Define Extent of Radiologically Impacted Material
05/07/2015Sixth Season of Hudson River Dredging Begins; Historic Dredging Project Draws to a Close; Next Up: Cleaning Up Floodplains
04/29/2015EPA Proposes to Remove Alexandria Township, New Jersey Landfill from Superfund List
04/29/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2016 Budget
04/28/2015EPA: Lockheed West Seattle/Shipyard 2 cleanup will help Puget Sound
04/24/2015EPA Encourages the Public to Comment on Revisions to Cleanup Plan for Fulton Avenue Superfund Site in Nassau County, New York
04/22/2015EPA, Utah DEQ, Midvale City, Salt Lake County celebrate the removal of the former Midvale Slag site from Superfund list
04/17/2015Settlement For $8.75 Million Reached at Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site in North Providence, R.I.
04/16/2015EPA Revises Final Cleanup Plan for Ringwood Mines Superfund Site in Ringwood, New Jersey
03/27/2015EPA Awards Funding for Brownfield Cleanup Planning in Lawrence and New Bedford, Mass. and Portland, Maine
03/27/2015EPA Funding to Temple University will help Revitalize Philadelphia’s North Kensington Area
03/24/2015EPA Proposes Mass. Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Burnet Co., TX, Groundwater Plume to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Washington Parish, LA, Creosote Site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015Grain Handling Facility at Freeman, Washington Proposed to Superfund Cleanup List
03/24/2015EPA Adds Two, Proposes Six Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/24/2015EPA proposes Columbia Falls Aluminum Plant site for Superfund designation (Montana)
03/19/2015$22 Million Paid For Cleanup Costs and Natural Resource Damages at the Cornell-Dubilier Electronics site in South Plainfield, NJ
03/17/2015EPA and Dominion Cove Point Settle Violations at Natural Gas Distribution Facility in Maryland
03/13/2015EPA issues cleanup plan for former McClellan Air Force Base
03/13/2015Whitewright, Texas to Receive $200,000 from
EPA to Revitalize Business District
03/10/2015TODAY: Hub City Humane Society Together with Chuck and Gayle Davis to Receive EPA Reuse Award
03/10/2015U.S. EPA Awards $175,000 Brownfield grant to City of Fresno for revitalization of Elm Ave Corridor
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to the South Bronx Economic Development Corp. to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to Camden, New Jersey to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to the City of Rochester, New York to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015Hickory, N.C., Receives $200,000 EPA Brownfield Grants to Revitalize, Strengthen Local Economy
03/09/2015Mississippi Conference of Black Mayors Receives $200,000 EPA Brownfields Grant to Revitalize, Strengthen Local Economy in Itta Bena, Miss.
03/09/2015Dubuque, Iowa, and Pittsburg, Kan., to Receive Brownfields Grants from EPA to Help Community Redevelopment Plans
03/09/2015EPA Selects 20 Communities for Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Communities, Strengthen Local Economies
02/27/2015EPA Orders CSX to Clean up Areas Impacted
by West Virginia Train Derailment

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