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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
11/15/2012EPA Awards More Than $5.3 Million for Research Fellowships
10/17/2012EPA Announces Opportunity to Apply for 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
Up to Five Awards Available in Southeast
10/11/2012EPA and TDEC Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/11/2012EPA Awards $30 Million for Clean Diesel Projects
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
09/19/2012EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards
09/13/2012EPA Adds 12 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Eight Other Sites Proposed To Be Added
09/12/2012Hypoxia Task Force Launches New Monitoring Efforts to Track Water Quality Improvements
09/06/2012EPA Opens Registration for Campus RainWorks Design Challenge Competition
09/05/2012In Support of Affected States, EPA Approves Temporary Fuel Waiver for 8 States Impacted by Hurricane Isaac
08/29/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta Celebrate Third Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities
08/28/2012EPA Requests Proposals for $216,000 Environmental Education Grant
08/23/2012Southeast diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
08/20/2012High Expectations Associated with Region 4 Environmental Justice Conference
07/13/2012Obama Administration Releases Report on Progress and Next Steps in Restoring the Everglades, Announces Additional $80 Million in Project Funding / Over $1.5 Billion Invested in the Everglades Since 2009; USDA To Fund Fourth Year of Easements for Water Quality, Wildlife Habitat Improvements in the Northern Everglades Watershed
05/31/2012Plastics Producer SABIC Agrees to Reduce Harmful Air Pollution from Leaking Equipment to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations in Indiana and Alabama
05/24/2012$800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
05/24/2012EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/16/2012Media Advisory: EPA Promotes Development of Environmental Learning through a Partnership with Alabama State University
04/20/2012Earth Day Op-Ed: No Act Is Ever Wasted
04/19/2012Media Advisory: EPA Promotes Development of Environmental Learning through a Partnership with Tuskegee University
04/09/2012Top EPA and USDA Officials to Tour Farm in Mississippi Where Water Pollution Reduction Strategies Are Being Implemented/Tour is Part of Meeting in Memphis to Discuss National Agency Priorities
04/03/2012EPA Announces Director for Gulf of Mexico Program
03/19/2012EPA Continues Cleanup of Mercury Spill at Putnam Middle School in Irondale,
03/19/2012Mold and Lead Workshop to be held in Birmingham, Alabama
03/02/2012SUNDAY: EPA Chief to Speak at Brown Chapel as a Part of 12th Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage Events
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates Talladega County School District Alabama as an ENERGY STAR Leader
02/09/2012Seventeen Montgomery Public Schools to be Recognized for Earning EPA's ENERGY STAR
01/26/2012EPA to Hold Public Availability Sessions Concerning Actions in Areas of North Birmingham
01/19/2012Asthma and Radon Workshop to be held in Birmingham, Alabama
12/09/2011EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast / Also announces solicitation for 2012 grants
12/06/2011Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Penalties Total More Than $180,000
12/05/2011EPA and JCDH to host a public meeting on North Birmingham, AL Air Quality
12/05/2011Task Force Established by President Obama Releases Final Strategy for Reversing Deterioration of Gulf Ecosystem -- USDA $50 million financial assistance for restoration projects announced as Task Force efforts shift from planning to action
12/05/2011Task Force Established by President Obama Releases Final Strategy for Reversing Deterioration of Gulf Ecosystem - USDA $50 million financial assistance for restoration projects announced as Task Force efforts shift from planning to action
11/29/2011Lafarge North America Inc. Agrees to Pay $740,000 Penalty to Resolve Clean Water Act Violations in Five States / Ready-mix concrete producer agrees to invest an estimated $8 million to improve environmental compliance at 189 facilities in the U.S.
11/15/2011Mobile Completes All Work Required Under a 2002 Consent Decree to Address Sewer Problems
11/08/2011
One Flew South: EPA’s Southeast Region is Now on Twitter
11/04/2011EPA and JCDH Announce Availability of North Birmingham, AL Air Quality Information at Four Locations
11/01/2011EPA to Hold a Public Availability Session Regarding the Capital City Plume Site, Montgomery, Alabama
10/26/2011EPA Sampling Results announced for Capital City Plume Site in Montgomery, AL
10/12/2011EPA Regional Administrator to speak on Sustainable Community Collaboration
10/11/2011EPA Outlines Next Steps at the Capital City Plume Site in Montgomery, AL
08/18/2011Lead-Based Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule Workshop to be held in Birmingham, Alabama
08/12/2011EPA to Begin Air Sampling at the Capital City Plume Site in Montgomery, AL
08/12/2011EPA Partnering with State Capitals on Green Design and Economic Revitalization
08/05/2011EPA Announces the Completion of Remedial Activities for the Hudson K-8 School in North Birmingham
07/29/2011Monday: EPA to Host Community Air Toxics
07/07/2011EPA Releases Reports from Air Toxics Monitoring Near Four Schools in Alabama
06/14/2011Volkert, Inc. Receives Gulf Guardian Award for the Little Bay Finfish and Shellfish Recovery Project
06/10/2011Uniontown Community Listening Session hosted by EPA to address Arrowhead Landfill
06/10/2011Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/06/2011$1 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
05/25/2011EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/16/2011EPA Public Availability Session Rescheduled to Discuss Soil Sampling Results in North Birmingham
05/11/2011Natural Disasters in the Southeast cause EPA to Urge Caution on Restoration Activities Involving Lead-based Paint
05/06/2011Gulf Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Creates Citizens’ Advisory Committee, Releases Restoration Priorities / EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, joined by CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley, other task force members, hold official meeting today in Mobile, Ala.
05/05/2011FRIDAY: EPA Administrator to Head Gulf Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Meeting in Mobile, Ala.
05/05/2011FRIDAY: EPA Administrator to Head Gulf Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Meeting in Mobile, Ala.
04/20/2011EPA Awards Five Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast
04/20/2011EPA Awards Environmental Justice Grants for Areas Affected by the BP Oil Spill - Grant projects to help protect people’s health and support ecosystem restoration in the Gulf of Mexico
04/14/2011EPA Landmark Clean Air Act Settlement with TVA to Modernize Coal-Fired Power Plants and Promote Clean Energy Investments / State-of-the-art pollution controls and clean energy technology to provide up to $27 billion in annual health benefits
04/14/2011TODAY: EPA Administrator to Host Conference Call to Discuss Landmark Clean Air Act Settlement with Tennessee Valley Authority