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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 the
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 WaterSense® 2015 Partners of the Year
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes The Home Depot as a WaterSense® 2015 Partner of the Year for Making a Difference Every Day
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes Cobb County, Ga. Water System as a WaterSense® 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
09/24/2015EPA Finalizes Rule to Modernize Clean Water Act Reporting
09/23/2015EPA and Partners to Participate in Proctor Creek Community Showcase in Atlanta
09/23/2015EPA Takes Action Against Underground Petroleum Storage Tank Violations in Monmouth County, Middlesex County and Paterson, New Jersey
09/22/201525th Anniversary of Pollution Prevention Act Serves as Reminder That Everyone Can Take Steps for a Healthy Environment
09/22/2015U.S. EPA Awards $15 Million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant to Clean Up Black River Area of Concern on Lake Erie
09/21/2015EPA Designates September 21-25 as SepticSmart Week
09/21/2015EPA Encourages Homeowners and Communities to Maintain Septic Systems During SepticSmart Week
09/17/2015EPA Approves Massachusetts Plan to Protect Cape Cod Waters
09/16/2015Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen and EPA Tour Superfund Sites in Morris, Essex and Sussex Counties
09/16/2015ADVISORY: EPA Administrator McCarthy Testifying Today Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
09/15/2015Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority to
Upgrade Sewage Infrastructure; Sewage Pollution in Martín Peña Canal, San Juan Bay, Condado Lagoon, and Atlantic Ocean will be Reduced
09/14/2015Settlement with Current and Former Owners of Chemical Facility in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, to Address Groundwater Contamination
09/11/2015Saturday, September 12: EPA Region 7 Acting Administrator to Speak at Missouri River Cleanup Event in Parkville, Mo.
09/10/2015EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grant of $20,000 to Kansas State University for Projects on Campus in Manhattan, Kan.
09/10/2015EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grant of $20,000 to Mississippi State University
09/10/2015EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grants of $20,000 to Kansas State University and Mississippi State University
09/09/2015EPA Helps Protect Oklahoma’s Waters with $11.2M Grant
09/09/2015 EPA Helps Protect Louisiana’s Waters with $15.3M Grant
09/09/2015EPA and New York State Announce Ban on Dumping Sewage from Boats Into Cayuga and Seneca Lakes and Seneca River
09/09/2015EPA Will Remove Contaminated Soil at Ithaca Falls Creek Gorge, N.Y.
09/03/2015Repsol Exploration and Production USA Inc. settles with EPA for Clean Water Act violations at North Slope Alaska Spill
09/02/2015EPA Proposes Water Quality Standards for Washington State
09/01/2015U.S. EPA orders companies in Visalia, Calif., to protect Mill Creek from polluted wastewater
09/01/2015EPA Kicks Off Campus RainWorks Challenge to Develop Innovative Approaches to Stormwater Management
09/01/2015EPA Opens Comment Period on Proposed Modifications to Draft NH Stormwater Permit
08/31/2015EPA Proposes Rules to Improve Hazardous Waste Management and Better Protect our Waterways / New Rules Also Reduce Regulatory Burden on Businesses
08/31/2015EPA Releases Report on West Virginia Agriculture Programs
08/31/2015EPA Releases Report on Delaware Agriculture Programs
08/31/2015EPA Releases Report on Maryland Agriculture Programs
08/26/2015Under Settlement Bangor, Maine Takes Additional Action to Address Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
08/19/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with the Iowa Fertilizer Company and Orascom E and C USA for Clean Water Act Violations
08/19/2015Settlement Requires Milford, Mass. Glass Manufacturer to Improve Stormwater Treatment
08/19/2015Agreement Ensures Groundwater Study at No. Smithfield, R.I. Superfund Site
08/18/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with Coastal Energy of Willow Springs, Mo., for Clean Water Act, Emergency Planning Violations
08/18/2015Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer named to National EPA Advisory Committee
08/17/2015Delaware County Regional Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/17/2015Pennsylvania Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/17/20153 PM MTN: EPA Daily Media Call on Gold King Mine Response
08/14/2015EPA Seeking Public Comment on Phosphorus Limits for Vermont Segments of Lake Champlain
08/14/2015Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Releases Draft Initial Funded Priorities List
A series of public meetings will be held across the Gulf Coast
08/13/2015Tell EPA About Your Green Infrastructure Project
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 Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant to Clarkson University for Monitoring Pollutants in Fish
08/11/2015EPA Completes Construction of Water line in Chester and Washington Townships, N.J.; Agency Action Protects Community from Polluted Groundwater
08/10/2015EPA and State of Vermont Announce Public Meetings to Discuss Final Draft Plan to Restore Lake Champlain

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