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05/08/2013EPA Provides $600,000 to Community in Puerto Rico to Support Assessments, Cleanups and Revitalization of Contaminated Properties
05/08/2013EPA Provides $1.4 Million to Communities in Upstate New York to Support Assessments, Cleanups and Revitalization of Contaminated Properties
05/08/2013EPA Provides $1 Million to New York City and North Hempstead, Long Island to Support Assessments, Cleanups and Revitalization of Contaminated Properties
05/08/2013EPA Provides Nearly $3.8 Million to Communities in New Jersey to Support Assessments, Cleanups and Revitalization of Contaminated Properties
05/02/2013Virginia Co. to Pay Penalty, Improve Systems to Prevent Potential Oil Spills at Hurt, Va. Facility
05/02/2013EPA to Award Over a Half Billion in Funding to Areas Impacted by Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey and New York
05/02/2013EPA to Award Over a Half Billion in Funding to Areas Impacted by Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey and New York / Funding will Help Upgrade Wastewater and Drinking Water Facilities Damaged by Sandy
05/01/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Announce More Than a Half Billion in Post-Sandy Funding for New Jersey and New York to Help Alleviate Impacts of Storms
04/29/2013Fourth Season of Dredging Begins in Upper Hudson; Project Expected to Reach Halfway Point during Fourth Season
04/26/2013EPA Issues Final Decision on Iowa's 2012 List of Impaired Waters
04/26/2013EPA Releases Revised Bristol Bay Assessment/Agency asks for Additional Peer Review and Public Comment
04/23/2013University of Florida in Gainesville, FL wins First Prize for Large Institutions RainWorks Challenge
04/23/2013New England Buildings Score in National Energy Star Building Competition
04/22/2013EPA Honors Kansas State University Student and Faculty Team
04/22/2013University of Arizona Recognized in EPA’s First-Ever Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/22/2013U.S. EPA Requires ADOT to Reduce Pollution from Stormwater Runoff
04/22/2013EPA Honors Missouri University of Science and Technology Student and Faculty Team
04/22/2013IIT wins EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/22/2013EPA Honors Winners of First-Ever Campus RainWorks Challenge / University of Florida and Illinois Institute of Technology lead in design of green infrastructure on campus
04/22/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Commemorates Earth Day, Continues Conversation on Climate Change
04/19/2013EPA Proposes to Reduce Toxic Pollutants Discharged into Waterways by Power Plants
04/19/2013EPA and American Rivers Announce Preservation of 135 Acres of Forestland in Adams County, Pa
04/16/2013NEWS BRIEF: Andersen Air Force Base beach cleanup to use U.S. EPA’s Marine Debris tracking methods
04/16/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, USDA and State Partners to Discuss Priority Water Pollution Reduction Issues April 18 and 19 in Louisville, Kentucky
04/16/2013Grain Processing Corporation of Muscatine, Iowa, Agrees to Pay $129,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations
04/12/2013MEDIA ALERT: EPA, Navajo Nation convene fifth annual stakeholder workshop to address uranium contamination
04/10/2013NEWS BRIEF: U.S. EPA issues permits requiring upgrades to Northern District and Agana sewage treatment plants
04/10/2013EPA To Hold Second Budget Call Due to Earlier Technical Difficulties
04/10/2013EPA’s FY 2014 Budget Proposal Maintains the Strength of Federal, State, and Tribal Core Environmental and Human Health Protections/FY 2014 Request Focuses on Transforming the Way EPA Does Business
04/09/2013
EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Mississippi State University
04/08/2013Dudley, Mass. Packaging Plant to Pay Nearly $485K Penalty for Environmental Violations
04/04/2013Kingston, N.H. Concrete Producer Agrees To Resolve Clean Water Act Violations
04/04/2013EPA Issues Clean Water Act Permit for Small Suction Dredge Miners in Idaho
04/01/2013U.S. Air Force 611th Air Support Group Closes Banned Motor Vehicle Waste Wells at Three Alaska Sites
04/01/2013Oregon fuel companies fined for federal oil spill prevention and response violations
03/28/2013Alaska seafood processors settle with EPA for Clean Water Act waste discharge violations
03/28/2013EPA Finalizes Vessel General Permit / Action will help protect U.S. water quality and reduce risk of invasive species
03/27/2013Old Town, Maine Pulp Mill Pays Fine for Clean Water Act Violations
03/26/2013Federal Court Approves Settlement of Environmental Claims Against Weylchem US, Inc. Facilities in Elgin and Lugoff, South Carolina
03/26/2013EPA Survey Finds More Than Half of the Nation’s River and Stream Miles in Poor Condition
03/26/2013EPA Survey Finds More Than Half of the Nation’s River and Stream Miles in Poor Condition
03/25/2013EPA’s Science Advisory Board Announces Independent Panel to Peer Review Agency’s Hydraulic Fracturing Research
03/25/2013EPA Proposes Adding 255 Waterways to West Virginia’s Impaired Waters List
03/22/2013Agreement Reached with the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas to Improve Sewer and Stormwater Systems / Settlement will ensure reductions in raw sewage overflows and stormwater flooding in the most impacted neighborhoods
03/22/2013Agreement with Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan., to Improve Sewer and Stormwater Systems
03/22/2013S.S. Badger Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan to Cease by End of 2014 Sailing Season
03/22/2013EPA Provides Over $500,000 to New Jersey to Protect Shorelines in Camden and the Barnegat Bay Watershed
03/21/2013EPA Releases a Manual to Reduce Pollution at Marinas EPA to Host “Green Marinas” Workshop in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on April 2
03/20/2013City of Portland, Maine will Pay Penalty and Take Steps to Address Sewer Overflows
03/19/2013Stop the Drops! EPA’s National “Fix-a-Leak Week” Kicks Off in Seattle
03/19/2013Stop the Drops! EPA’s National “Fix-a-Leak Week” Kicks Off in Metro Portland
03/18/2013EPA Promotes “Fix a Leak Week” with the Grand Opening of a WaterSense Home in Dallas, TX
03/18/2013Students in Fairfield, Maine Partner with Green Plumbers Training Program for Fix a Leak Week March 18-24
03/18/2013EPA Marks March 18-24 as Fifth Annual Fix a Leak Week/One in every 10 homes has a leak that is wasting at least 90 gallons of water per day
03/14/2013The EPA and the University at Buffalo Co-Host Clean Water Conference in Buffalo
03/14/2013Teva Pharmaceuticals USA to Pay $2.25M Civil Penalty for Air, Water, and Hazardous Waste Violations at Mexico, Mo., Facility
03/13/2013EPA Announces Membership of Great Lakes Advisory Board
03/11/2013EPA, PUSH Buffalo and Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper Announce
Green Infrastructure Initiative on Buffalo’s West Side
03/11/2013EPA Seeks Public Input on Camp Edwards Proposed Training Device
03/11/2013EPA Sets Water Quality Improvement Plan for Pine Creek Watershed in Western Pennsylvania
03/06/2013EPA and four Yakima Valley dairies reach agreement to reduce nitrate in local groundwater
03/06/2013Hovnanian Enterprises and PulteGroup, Inc. Settle Clean Water Act Violations in Virginia and Maryland
02/27/2013EPA Encourages the Public to Comment on Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. Superfund Site in Saratoga Springs, New York; Public Meeting on March 7, 2013 at Saratoga Spa State Park
02/21/2013Uxbridge, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/21/2013Fair Haven, Vermont Wastewater Treatment Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/21/2013Taunton, Mass. Water Program Recognized for Excellence
02/20/2013Vermont DEC Employee Recognized for Outstanding Service in Wastewater Operator Training
02/20/2013Lee, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/20/2013Gorham, New Hampshire Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2013Westerly, R.I. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2013Adams, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2013MWRA Deer Island Treatment Plant Manager Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2013Durham, N.H . Wastewater Treatment Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2013City of Dover, N.H. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/14/2013Presque Isle Bay Removed from Great Lakes “Area of Concern” List; Second Area in U.S. to be Delisted
02/14/2013Transocean Pleads Guilty, Is Sentenced to Pay $400 Million in Criminal Penalties for Criminal Conduct Leading to Deepwater Horizon Disaster / Second Corporate Guilty Plea Obtained by Deepwater Horizon Task Force, Second-largest Criminal Clean Water Act Fines and Penalties in U.S. History
02/12/2013Coffeyville Resources Refining and Marketing to Pay $2,302,500 Combined Penalty and Reimbursement to Settle Violations of Clean Water Act at Coffeyville, Kansas, Facility
02/12/2013Chattanooga, TN among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Fort Lauderdale, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Atlanta among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Pompano, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Bowling Green and Zolfo Springs, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Public Review Begins on Revised Draft Stormwater Permit for 60 N.H. Municipalities
02/11/2013EPA Provides Funding to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry; $500,000 Awarded for Development of Wetlands Field Manual
02/11/2013EPA Provides Funding to Protect Wetlands in Puerto Rico; Nearly 250,000 Awarded for Wetlands Research
02/11/2013EPA Provides Funding to Protect Wetlands in New York; Nearly 750,000 Awarded for Wetlands Research
02/11/2013EPA Provides Funding to Protect Wetlands in New Jersey; Nearly 640,000 Awarded for Wetlands Assessments
02/08/2013EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Cleanup Plan for Gowanus Canal Superfund Site
02/07/2013EPA Releases State Enforcement Performance Information and Comparative Maps / Agency to host webinar demonstrating new data features
01/29/2013EPA and Caribbean Coral Reef Protection Group to Host Public Listening Session on St. Thomas on February 25; Public Encouraged to Participate in Person or from Live Videoconference Locations in San Juan, Puerto Rico and St. Croix, USVI
01/22/2013EPA orders Lapwai School District maintenance shop to cleanup threat to nearby drinking water wells
01/16/2013EPA Toxics Release Inventory Report provides Alaska residents with information on chemical releases
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
01/16/2013EPA Toxics Release Inventory Report provides Northwest residents with information on chemical releases
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire

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