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09/30/2014EPA Region 7 Administrator, Brody Middle School Students to Increase Awareness of Water Quality Oct. 3 in Des Moines, Iowa
09/30/2014Surf City Resident and Captain of “The Raven” Pleads Guilty to Violating the Clean Water Act and the Rivers and Harbors Act
09/30/2014Draft Storm Sewer General Permit for 200+ Small Massachusetts Municipalities Will Help Clean Water Protection
09/30/2014EPA Finalizes $11 Million Plan to Clean Up Soil and Groundwater at Toxic Site in Glen Cove, New York
09/30/2014EPA works with Texas to protect water quality with $2.5 million grant
09/30/2014Local Government Advisory Committee Weighs in on Proposed Water Rule
09/29/2014ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Speech at Water Environment Federation’s Annual Conference
09/29/2014Griffin Pipe Products Agrees to Resolve Issues with Lead Emissions, Air and Water Violations at Council Bluffs, Iowa
09/26/2014Innovative Wastewater Treatment Plant in Victorville, Calif. Aims to Go Off-the-Grid
09/26/2014St. Lawrence County Cheese Manufacturer to Upgrade its Operations in Agreement with the EPA; New Manufacturing Equipment Will Reduce the Amount of Nitrates and Nitric Acid Entering the Oswegatchie River
09/26/2014U.S. EPA Approves Carbon Sequestration Permit in Decatur, Illinois
09/25/2014U.S. EPA proposes to eliminate mercury pollution from dentist offices nationwide
09/25/2014EPA Proposes Standards to Reduce Mercury Discharges from Dental Offices
09/25/2014U.S. EPA, Victor Valley Unveil Innovative Carbon-Neutral Treatment Plant
09/24/2014EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Contaminated Soil at Maywood Chemical Company Superfund Site in NJ
09/24/2014Federal Agencies Announce 5-Year Great Lakes Restoration Action Plan
09/22/2014The Weeks Bay Foundation, Inc. Receives $270,566 to Increase Awareness and Action on Gulf Issues
09/22/2014EPA Announces Cleanup Plan for Radiation Technology Superfund Site in Rockaway Township, New Jersey; Congressmember Rodney Frelinghuysen and EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck Tour Six Superfund Sites in Morris, Essex and Sussex Counties
09/18/2014EPA moves to protect Hilo’s coastal waters from leaks at sewage facility
09/18/2014U.S. EPA requires cleanup, fines Sims Metal Management for polluting San Francisco Bay
09/18/2014EPA Encourages Homeowners, Communities to Care for Septic Systems during SepticSmart Week, Sept. 22-26
09/16/2014The Florida Aquarium Receives over $161,000 to Expand Environmental Literacy
09/16/2014EPA Adds Pierson’s Creek Site in Newark, NJ to the Federal Superfund List Due to High Levels of Mercury
09/16/2014EPA Decision on State of New York’s Proposal to Use Clean Water Funding for Projects Related to Replacing the Tappan Zee Bridge
09/12/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” to October 27, 2014
09/11/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy travels to New Mexico
09/10/2014U.S. EPA, DOH require Hawaii Department of Transportation to protect Oahu’s coastal waters
09/10/2014EPA Settlement with Amerikohl Mining Inc. Will Help Restore Water Quality for Western Pennsylvania Communities
09/09/2014EPA Reaches Agreement with Municipality of Culebra Puerto Rico to Address Water Pollution in Atlantic Ocean; Culebra Will Connect 35-40 Homes to Sewer System
09/09/2014EPA Reaches Agreement with Municipality of Culebra Puerto Rico to Address Water Pollution in Atlantic Ocean; Culebra Will Connect 35-40 Homes to Sewer System
09/09/2014EPA Announces Funding to Create Two New Drinking Water Innovation Centers
09/08/2014Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound; Public Meetings Sept. 16 and 17 in N.Y. and Conn.
09/08/2014EPA, Virginia DEQ renew environmental partnerships with Hampton University, Norfolk State University
09/08/2014Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound; Public Meetings Planned September 16 and 17 in New York and Connecticut
09/05/2014The University of Mississippi Receives Over $250,000 to Promote Resilient Communities
09/04/2014Owners of Buffalo-Area Gas Stations Ordered to Pay $290,000 in Penalties
09/04/2014EPA to Hold Free Citizen Science Conferences in San Juan, Puerto Rico; September 11 and 12 Workshops to be Held at the University of Puerto Rico’s Piedras Campus
09/04/2014Cleanup Work Complete in the Ashtabula River Area of Concern
09/03/2014Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Provides Funding to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
09/03/2014 EPA Awards Arkansas Nearly $3M to Protect Water Quality
09/03/2014Charles River 2013 Report Card Reflects Cleanest Water in Decades
09/02/2014U.S. EPA Approves Carbon Sequestration Permits in Central Illinois
08/29/2014Settlement with Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Creates Sustainable Path Forward for Tribal Utility Operations to Protect Residents and Environment
08/29/2014Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Accelerates Cleanup of St. Louis River Area of Concern
08/28/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: US EPA Regional Administrator to Participate in Discussion on 2014 Urban Waters Grants to Promote Proctor Creek Restoration
08/27/2014 Louisiana Included in EPA Assessment of Nation’s Coasts
08/26/2014Grant Funds Help Youth Learn Environmental Skills at Lowell, Mass. Water Treatment Plant
08/25/2014EPA Regional Administrator to Deliver Keynote Address on Water Quality at Farm Progress Show, Aug. 27, in Boone, Iowa
08/25/2014Nashua, N.H. Student Honored by White House and EPA
08/19/2014UGA Student wins National Water Quality Challenge Award
08/19/2014EPA Announces Awards to College Students in National Water Quality Challenge
08/19/2014Horry County in South Carolina awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/19/2014The Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/19/2014Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Tennessee Assembly Plant awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
08/19/2014EPA Awards $120,000 in Urban Waters grants to Revitalize Mystic River Watershed
08/15/2014New Jersey Organizations Use EPA Grants to Monitor Water Pollution in their Communities; EPA Launches Equipment Loan Program to Help Community Organizations Collect Environmental Data
08/15/2014New York Organizations Use EPA Grants to Monitor Water Pollution in their Communities; EPA Launches Equipment Loan Program to Help Community Organizations Collect Environmental Data
08/15/2014EPA Provides $331,000 Loan to Remove 100 Tons of Contaminated Soil in Rochester, New York
08/14/2014U.S. EPA settles case over destruction of rare Central Valley wetlands
- - Agreement will preserve unique California habitat
08/11/2014EPA Approves Pollution Budget for Restoring Maryland Coastal Bays
08/11/2014Settlement of Clean Water Act Violations Aims to Prevent Future Oil Spills by Cargill Inc.
08/08/2014Hunt Building agrees to resolve stormwater violations at construction sites at the United States Air Force Academy
08/06/2014EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Closed Landfills in Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey
08/04/2014The Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Receives $88,474 to Reduce the Gulf Hypoxic Zone
08/04/2014EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Shoreline Cities Grants to Gary and Hammond
08/01/2014EPA Hosts a Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference with the International Erosion Control Association
07/31/2014EPA Awards Grants to Promote Environmental Stewardship in Michigan
07/30/2014Settlement of Clean Water Act Violations Aims to Prevent Future Oil Spills by Archer Daniels Midland Company
07/30/2014Two Kansas City Groups to Receive $119,940 from EPA’s Urban Waters Small Grants Program for Focus on Middle Blue River
07/29/2014EPA Awards over $131,000 to Oklahoma to Protect Groundwater
07/28/2014Historic Clean Water Act settlement will prevent millions of gallons of sewage discharges into San Francisco Bay
07/28/2014Four Massachusetts Companies Win EPA Funding for Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research
07/24/2014EPA Kicks Off Third-Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge to Develop Innovative Approaches to Stormwater Management
07/22/2014EPA Settles Stormwater Case to Protect Richmond Water Quality
07/21/2014EPA Awards over $11 Million to State of Oklahoma to Improve Water Quality
07/21/2014EPA Solicits Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grant Proposals
07/18/2014EPA releases proposal to protect Bristol Bay, Alaska fisheries from potential impacts posed by Pebble Mine
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including University of Baltimore work in the Patapsco Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including three in the
Anacostia River Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will support projects nationwide, including six helping Philly, Chester, and Wilmington communities
07/17/2014EPA Provides Grant to NYC Parks to Boost Citizen Science in City Parks along the Bronx and Harlem Rivers
07/17/2014U.S. EPA Awards $115,000 for Revitalization and Education Projects in the Los Angeles River Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Provides Grant to Reduce Water Pollution Along the Cano Martin Pena in San Juan, Puerto Rico
07/17/2014EPA Provides Grants to Elizabeth, New Jersey Community Group to Build trail to Elizabeth River
07/17/2014EPA Awards over $179,000 to Promote Proctor Creek Restoration
07/17/2014EPA Awarding $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
07/15/2014Settlement with Dothan, Ala., Resolves City’s Clean Water Act Violations
07/15/2014EPA Proposes PCB Cleanup Plan for Lower Ley Creek Portion of Onondaga Lake Superfund Site Located in Town of Salina, New York; Public Meeting to Be Held on July 29 in the Town of Salina Town Hall
07/15/2014Up To $27.5 Million Available From EPA for 2014 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
07/14/2014Second Phase of Cleanup Work to Begin at Mercury Refining Superfund Site On Colonie/Guilderland Border; Total Cleanup Cost Estimated at $9.3 Million
07/10/2014U.S. Branch of Canadian Company to Pay $2.5 Million Penalty for Shreveport, LA, Wastewater Plant; Settlement resolves water, hazardous waste, and air violations
07/10/2014EPA’s Local Government Advisory Committee Met in Atlanta to Weigh in on Proposed Water Rule
07/09/2014EPA Awards over $144,000 to New Mexico to Reduce Water Pollution
07/09/2014EPA Settlement with Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico Auto Crushing Company; Addresses Hazardous Waste and Used Oil
07/08/2014THURSDAY PRESS CALL: EPA Convenes Local Government Advisory Committee in Atlanta to Weigh in on Proposed Water Rule
07/07/2014EPA Provides Tool to Help Communities Become More Flood Resilient /Smart growth approaches can help communities prepare for and recover from disaster
07/07/2014Media Call Advisory: EPA Administrator to Preview Missouri Visit with Farmers and Discussion of Efforts to Protect U.S. Waterways
07/02/2014Fort Wainwright Reduces Water Contamination Risk from Fuel Tanks in EPA Settlement
07/01/2014EPA Settlement with Patton, Mo., Property Owner Resolves Clean Water Act Violations Affecting Baltimore Creek
07/01/2014EPA Finalizes $45 Million* Plan to Address Pollution in Three Areas of Ringwood Mines Superfund Site in Ringwood, New Jersey

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