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02/03/2016Nominations are Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award-Deadline is March 18, 2016
01/25/2016Bessemer, AL receives Technical Assistance to Start Farmers Market
01/25/2016Obama Administration to Partner with 27 Communities to Boost Neighborhood Revitalization through Local Food Enterprises - Local Foods, Local Places Empowers Creative Economic Development in Rural and Urban Communities in 22 states
01/21/2016EPA Announces 2014 Toxics Release Inventory Report
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
01/15/2016Test Your Home for Radon, You May Prevent Lung Cancer
Radon kills 21,000 Americans each year; readily available tests can warn of high levels in homes
12/16/2015EPA Reports: Automakers Beat Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards for Third Straight Year
Fuel economy steady at highest level ever recorded
12/01/2015EPA Finalizes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
11/16/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/10/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/10/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
09/28/2015EPA Announces $7 Million in Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions from School Buses
08/17/2015EPA and ATSDR to give update on 35th Avenue Superfund Site
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
07/30/2015Holcim, Inc. Receives Gulf Guardian Award for Eliminating Stormwater Discharges from Theodore, Ala.
07/30/2015Mississippi Resident Receives First Place EPA Gulf Guardian Award
07/21/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Participates in North Birmingham Summer Youth Camps to provide Environmental Education
06/25/2015Modifications to Settlement with Alabama Power Company Will Reduce Harmful Air Pollution
06/19/2015EPA and DOT Propose Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Efficiency Standards for Heavy-Duty Trucks
06/10/2015EPA Takes First Steps to Address Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Aircraft
05/29/2015EPA Proposes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
05/22/2015EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/18/2015EPA Announces $1 Million for Tribal Applicants to Upgrade Diesel Engines

EPA seeks to reduce emissions from older engines impacting tribal communities
05/07/2015EPA Announces Availability of Clean Diesel Grants for Communities Across the Country

Local governments, tribal agencies and nonprofits can win grants up to $2.14 million
05/05/2015EPA's Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition Saves $50 Million, Prevents 250,000 Metric Tons of GHG Emissions/ The agency recognizes competitors in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico
05/05/2015Woodville, AL Team Recognized as EPA's 2015 Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition Top Awardee
04/10/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Lawson State Community College
04/06/2015EPA Honors 5 North Carolina 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to University of Alabama in Huntsville Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Alabama
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facilities in Three States
03/18/2015EPA acknowledges federal, state and local partners for Improving Water Quality in the Bear Creek Watershed
03/09/2015One Facility in Alabama among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Nominations Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award - Deadline is April 17, 2015
03/09/2015EPA Announces 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States/ Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
02/27/2015Atlanta Conference Highlights How College Students are Helping Underserved Communities Address Environmental Problems
02/10/2015Alabama School Districts Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
01/27/2015Mobile and Prichard, Ala., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/21/2015EPA Selected as ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2015 Awards Top 30 Finalist
01/20/2015EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Tuskegee, Alabama to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/02/2014Deadline Extended to Apply for EPA’s 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/24/2014EPA Solicits Applicants for the 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/20/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting concerning the Stauffer Chemical Superfund Sites Operable Unit 3 Cold Creek Swamp
11/19/2014EPA to Assist Water Utility in Auburn Ala. to Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness
11/10/2014EPA Awards Alabama Clean Water Partnership an $171,436 Environmental Education Model Grant
10/31/2014EPA Releases Climate Plans on Fifth Anniversary of President Obama’s Sustainability Initiative
10/28/2014Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Gulf Guardian Awards
10/16/2014EPA Awards University of Alabama with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/07/2014EPA Honors Alabama-based McElroy Truck Lines for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/03/2014Public Meeting Scheduled for 35th Avenue Site in North Birmingham
09/22/2014The Weeks Bay Foundation, Inc. Receives $270,566 to Increase Awareness and Action on Gulf Issues
09/19/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/16/2014EPA Proposes One Hazardous Waste Site in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/16/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
09/16/2014EPA Joins Kimberly Clark in Recognizing Professional Truck Drivers During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
09/11/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting Concerning the Virginia Carolina Chemical Company (VCC) Mobile Site
09/10/2014EPA to Host Clean Air Act Rulemaking and Permitting Training for North Birmingham Communities
08/27/2014Alabama Pest Control Company and its Owner Sentenced for Unlawful Application of Pesticides at Georgia Nursing Homes
08/21/2014Public Meeting on Alabama Plating Superfund Site Set for Monday in Vincent, Alabama
08/19/2014EPA to Host Clean Air Act Rulemaking and Permitting Training in Birmingham AL
08/15/2014EPA Prepares to Begin Phase II of Soil Cleanup in Harriman Park, Collegeville and Fairmont Communities
08/04/2014EPA Convenes Inter-Agency Working Group on Environmental Justice to Address Concerns in North Birmingham Communities
08/04/2014The Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Receives $88,474 to Reduce the Gulf Hypoxic Zone
07/15/2014Settlement with Dothan, Ala., Resolves City’s Clean Water Act Violations
05/28/2014EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Mobile, AL
05/21/2014EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/14/2014Follow Us to EPA Southeast’s New Twitter Handle
04/16/2014OP-ED: Time for the Southeast to Act on Climate this Earth Day
03/14/2014EPA to Hold a Public Availability Sessions to discuss Closeout Activities at the Perdido Groundwater Contamination Site in Perdido, AL
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
12/13/2013
EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Justice Projects
12/10/2013EPA, USDA and ARC Announce Four Winners of 2013 “Livable Communities” Competition
12/06/2013EPA to Hold Public Meeting to Provide Update in North Birmingham
06/26/2013U.S. EPA’s Gulf of Mexico Program Honors the 2013 Gulf Guardian Award Winners
06/07/2013Gulf of Mexico Large Marine Ecosystem Program Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Binational Category
06/07/2013Monsanto Company receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Business/Industry Category
06/07/2013Naval Support Activity Panama City Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership Category
06/07/2013Dr. Chuanmin Hu – University of South Florida (USF), Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Individual Category
06/07/2013Mississippi Coalition for Vietnamese-American Fisher Folks and Families Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Environmental Justice/Cultural Diversity Category
06/07/2013National Aeronautical and Space Administration DEVELOP National Program Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership Category
06/07/2013Institute for Marine Mammal Studies Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non-Profit Organization Category
06/07/2013Nature’s Academy, Inc. Receives Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Youth Environmental Education Category
06/07/2013Sarasota Bay Watch (SBW) Receives Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non-Profit Organization Category
05/21/2013EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/14/2013EPA to host Public Availability Session Regarding the Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
05/08/2013EPA Awards $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
04/19/2013OP-ED: Earth Day 2013 - A Conversation on Climate
03/06/2013EPA to Discuss Community Coalition Formation in North Birmingham
01/10/2013EPA Officials Address Community Concerns Surrounding the Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
01/09/2013EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
01/02/2013Kentucky Utilities to Spend Millions in Settlement to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations in Environmental Justice Community
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/12/2012Work to Begin at Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
12/06/2012EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast
12/03/2012EPA Awards Over $100,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition