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02/10/2016EPA Proposes Changes to Use of Two Long Island Sound Dredged Material Disposal Sites
02/10/2016EPA Awards $12.7 Million to Assist Small Drinking Water and Wastewater Systems
02/09/2016EPA's FY 2017 Budget Request Increases Support for Communities to Deliver Core Environmental and Health Protection
02/09/2016TODAY: EPA Media Call on President Obama’s Proposed EPA Budget for FY17
02/08/2016MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Region 10 Administrator McLerran speaks at Alaska Forum on the Environment today in Anchorage
02/04/2016EPA’s Early Sampling Results Confirm Lead-Removal Filters are Working as Expected
02/04/2016EPA Investigation Finds Loveland Products Violated Permit Discharge Limits to Brawner Creek from Facility in Fairbury, Neb.
02/03/2016Nominations are Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award-Deadline is March 18, 2016
02/02/2016EPA, DOJ, State of Utah reach agreement with Salt Lake County to reduce polluted runoff and protect water quality
02/01/2016EPA Reminds Flint Residents to Take Steps to Reduce Potential Lead Contamination

Hotline Established for Residents
01/30/2016EPA Updates Flint Response Website with Interactive Map, Chlorine Sampling Results
01/29/2016EPA Flint Drinking Water Response Activities - Update 1/29/16
01/28/2016EPA Flint Drinking Water Response Activities - Update 1/28/16
01/28/2016EPA Assisting City of Lawrence with Financial Planning for Water Infrastructure
01/28/2016EPA Releases Scientific Report Showing U.S. Coastal Waters a Mix of Good and Fair Health/Contaminants Post Threat to Fish, Birds, and Wildlife in Most Coastal Waters
01/27/2016U.S. EPA Announces More than $182 Million for Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in California
01/27/2016EPA Flint Drinking Water Response Activities - Update 1/27/16
01/26/2016U.S. EPA to Announce Millions to Improve Local Water Infrastructure, Water Quality Statewide
01/26/2016Buchanan County, VA, To Receive EPA Planning Assistance For Water Infrastructure
01/26/2016EPA Flint Drinking Water Response Activities - Update 1/26/16
01/25/2016TUESDAY: EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/2016EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/20162:00 PM EST: EPA to Hold 2014 Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) National Analysis Press Call
01/21/2016Five Cape Cod Communities Receiving EPA Technical Assistance to Address Nitrogen Pollution
01/20/2016Johnston, Iowa, to Receive WaterCARE Assistance from EPA to Invest in Drinking Water, Wastewater Infrastructure Planning
01/20/2016EPA Assisting Selma with Financial Planning for Water Infrastructure
01/19/2016EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
01/13/2016U.S. EPA Approves California’s New Trash Control Policy
01/13/2016EPA Regional Administrator Dennis McLerran Statement on Office of Inspector General’s Report on EPA’s Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment
01/06/2016Nominations Open for EPA’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards in New England - Due by Feb. 12
12/23/2015Puerto Rico’s Government to Make Major Upgrades to San Juan Water Infrastructure in Settlement with the Federal Government
12/22/2015EPA Announces $19 Million for Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Nevada
12/22/2015EPA Announces $25 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Arizona
12/22/2015EPA Approves Okla. Drinking Water Rule
12/17/2015EPA Approves Revisions to Pueblo of Pojoaque Water Quality Standards
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
12/09/2015EPA Provides $691,000 to Protect Wetlands throughout New York State
12/09/2015New Funding Opportunity for Coastal Watershed Restoration in Southeast New England
12/09/2015EPA Provides $1 Million to Protect Wetlands in New Jersey
12/02/2015EPA requires oil spill containment improvements at Aloha Petroleum bulk fuel facilities
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Massachusetts $63.7 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Connecticut $26 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Rhode Island $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of New Hampshire $22.7 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Maine $19.6 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Vermont $15.6 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
11/20/2015EPA Marks Major Progress in St. Louis River
Area of Concern on Lake Superior
11/12/2015$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects To Improve Health and Ecosystem of Long Island Sound
11/12/2015$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects To Improve Health and Ecosystem of Long Island Sound; $752,000 Awarded to Support Projects in New York
11/12/2015EPA and Partners Launch Challenge to Recycle Nutrients from Livestock Waste
11/10/2015EPA Region 5 to Audit State of Michigan's Drinking Water Program
11/10/2015EPA Enforcement Ensures that Solar Company Follows Stormwater Discharge Requirements at Warren, Mass. Facility
11/09/2015EPA Awards New Great Lakes Restoration Funding for Projects in the Clinton River Area of Concern
11/06/2015Companies Fined and Take Action to Comply with Ocean Dumping Requirements
11/05/2015Grants for $1.75 Million Awarded to Improve Public Health in New England Communities
11/05/2015Clemson University Awarded $1 Million Grant from EPA for Research to Respond to Water Scarcity, Drought and Extreme Events
11/05/2015EPA Awards $4 Million in Grants to Research the Impact of Drought on Water Quality
11/03/2015State, federal agencies to map and protect cold water refuges for fish in Columbia and Willamette
10/30/2015EPA and Partners Announce $5 Million for Southeast New England Program for Coastal Watershed Restoration
10/30/2015EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Revision of Certain Federal Water Quality Criteria Applicable to Washington
10/30/2015EPA, Army Corps of Engineers, Puerto Rico and ENLACE Agree to Work Together to Clean Up the Cano Martin Pena
10/29/2015Sacramento Valley Cemetery wins EPA Federal Green Challenge award for water conservation
10/29/2015EPA Signs Two Clean Up Decisions in a Continued Effort to Protect Cape Cod Drinking Water
10/27/2015Agreement with City of Waterloo, Iowa, to Settle Clean Water Act Violations Will Address Sewer Overflows
10/26/2015San Juan, Puerto Rico Agrees to Make Investments in Clean Water
10/22/2015EPA and Partners Release New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound
10/22/2015EPA and Partners Release New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound
10/21/2015EPA enforces ban on large capacity cesspools on Maui, Oahu, and Big Island
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 and Fort Lincoln Retail Reach Settlement for Clean Water Act Violations
10/13/2015EPA recognizes Texas AandM Agrilife
10/08/2015EPA Region 7 Selects Environmental Justice Grant Projects to Address Local Community Health and Environmental Issues
10/08/2015U.S. EPA recognizes 2015 WaterSense Partners of the Year in California and Nevada
10/08/2015EPA recognizes WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partners of the Year
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes The Home Depot as a WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partner of the Year for Making a Difference Every Day
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes Cobb County, Ga. Water System as a WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partner of the Year for Making a Difference Every Day
10/08/2015EPA Grant to Help Coral Bay Community Fight Illegal Dumping
10/08/2015EPA Grants to Help New York City Communities Address Local Environmental Challenges; Includes Air Sampling Around JFK Airport
10/08/2015EPA Finalizes Changes to Plan for Groundwater Remediation at Superfund Site in Newfield, N.J.
10/07/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with Wayne County, Mo., Landowners for Clean Water Act Violations
10/07/2015Lynden, Washington Landowner to Restore Wetlands to Settle Clean Water Act Violation
10/06/2015U.S. EPA Orders Kern County Public Water System to Reduce Arsenic in Drinking Water
10/02/2015EPA Finalizes Changes to Cleanup Plan at Olean Well Field Site - AVX Property in Olean, NY
10/01/2015EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant to Central Michigan University to Monitor Coastal Wetlands
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes $4 Million Cleanup Plan for Fulton Avenue Superfund Site in Hempstead and North Hempstead, N.Y.
10/01/2015EPA Awards $10 Million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant for Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program; SUNY Brockport Among the Project Partners
10/01/2015EPA Takes Steps to Improve Water Quality of Illinois River
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.
10/01/2015Major Fertilizer Producer Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC to Ensure Proper Handling, Storage and Disposal of 60 Billion Pounds of Hazardous Waste / Manufacturer committing close to $2 billion in funding to address environmental impacts from fertilizer production
09/30/2015EPA, Pueblo of Cochiti Develop Green Infrastructure Projects
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
09/30/2015EPA Announces National Limits to Reduce Toxic Pollutants Discharged into Waterways by Steam Electric Power Plants
09/30/2015TODAY: EPA Media Call on Final Steam Electric Effluent Limitation Guidelines
09/29/2015Settlement Will Provide Nearly $194 Million for Cleanup Work at the Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, N.J.
09/29/2015EPA Settlement Ensures that Ludlow, Mass. Water is Better Protected from Oil Spills
09/29/2015Municipality of Isabela Agrees to Environmental Improvements at Landfill; Settlement with EPA Sets Timetable for Landfill’s Closure and Launches Recycling Program
09/28/2015EPA Proposes to Add N.J. Pesticides Manufacturing Facility to Superfund List of Hazardous Waste Sites

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