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09/04/2014EPA Awards Grant to Assess Contaminated Sites in Lorain County
09/04/2014Cleanup Work Complete in the Ashtabula River Area of Concern
08/19/2014U.S. EPA Serving as On-Scene Coordinator in Emergency Response to Ohio River Oil Spill
07/21/2014EPA Solicits Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grant Proposals
07/15/2014Up To $27.5 Million Available From EPA for 2014 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
07/14/2014EPA Supporting Small Businesses by Advancing Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research/Twenty-one businesses receiving funding to strengthen the economy and the environment
05/30/2014Draft Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan Available for Public Input
02/25/2014EPA Announces 11 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $5 Million to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
12/19/2013EPA Settles Cases Against Two Eastern Sandusky County Companies for Chemical Reporting Violations
11/13/2013EPA Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant to Ohio Lake Erie Commission to Study Causes of Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia
07/26/2013EPA Offers $8.5 Million to U.S. Great Lakes Shoreline Cities for Green Infrastructure Projects
07/15/2013Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
07/09/2013Media Advisory: EPA Will Hold Public Meeting at Kent State about Health Study
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Northeast Ohio Beaches
05/14/2013Federal Agencies Expand Urban Waterway Revitalization Efforts in Western Lake Erie Basin
05/13/2013Federal Agencies Seek Input to Update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
05/10/2013Federal Agencies Expand Urban Waterway Revitalization Efforts in Communities Across the Nation
03/12/2013EPA Announces Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings in the US/Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York, Atlanta rank in top five
02/14/2013Presque Isle Bay Removed from Great Lakes “Area of Concern” List; Second Area in U.S. to be Delisted
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
11/15/2012EPA Announces Regional Food Recovery Challenge Awards on America Recycles Day
09/27/2012EPA Awards Grants in Michigan and Ohio to Improve Water Quality and Reduce Algal Blooms in the Great Lakes
09/13/2012EPA Adds 12 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Eight Other Sites Proposed To Be Added
09/13/2012EPA Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants of $1.7 Million to Cleveland Area
09/10/2012Follow EPA on Facebook and Twitter during Great Lakes Week in Cleveland, Sept. 10-13
09/07/2012United States and Canada Sign Amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement / Agreement will protect the health of the largest freshwater system in the world
09/07/2012TODAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
09/05/2012FRIDAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
07/12/2012EPA Awards Grant to Cleveland Botanical Garden to Use Vacant Lots to Protect Water Quality
07/05/2012EPA Seeks Candidates for Advisory Board On Great Lakes Issues
06/21/2012EPA Announces $3 Million In Environmental Job Training Grants / Grants provide job trainees opportunities to protect public health in their communities
06/20/2012Homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. to Pay $741,000 Clean Water Act Penalty and Implement Company-Wide Stormwater Controls / Settlement to prevent millions of pounds of sediment and polluted stormwater runoff from entering U.S. waterways each year
05/31/2012EPA Forms First Advisory Board on Great Lakes Issue
05/24/2012EPA Recognizes Ohio Student’s Environmental Project
05/22/2012EPA Awards $2 Million to Small Businesses
05/03/2012Cleveland to Host Great Lakes Week in 2012
04/19/2012Up To $20 Million Available From EPA for 2012 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
04/05/2012U.S. Announces Innovative Clean Air Agreement For Industrial Flares With Marathon Petroleum Company
03/13/2012EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 10 Sites
02/07/2012Dover Chemical Corporation in Ohio to Pay $1.4 Million for Unauthorized Production of Chemical Substances
11/18/2011Columbus Steel Castings to Pay $825,000 and Install Monitoring Equipment as Sentence for Violating Clean Air Act
11/08/2011EPA releases final report on air toxics monitoring near Whitwell Elementary School
11/02/2011EPA Announces Winner of the 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition
10/05/2011Facilities Earn Energy Star CHP Award for Emissions Reductions and Energy Savings
10/03/2011Great Lakes Week events scheduled for Detroit, Oct. 11-14
10/03/2011EPA announces funding to restore Lake Erie and put people back to work
08/23/2011EPA’s $6 Million Challenge to Restore Great Lakes and Create Jobs
08/08/2011EPA Announces First 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments with $4.5 MILLION IN OHIO
07/21/2011EPA Issues Final Guidance to Protect Water Quality in Appalachian Communities from Impacts of Mountaintop Mining / Agency to provide flexibility while protecting environment and public health
06/17/2011EPA Administrator Tours WaterSense Manufacturing Facility to Highlight Products that Conserve Water / Consumers also save money with WaterSense
06/15/2011EPA Announces Partnership for First-Ever Great Lakes Week
06/13/2011EPA and Regional Leaders to Announce October's Great Lakes Week
04/29/2011EPA Launches New Strategy to Promote Use of Green Infrastructure for Environmental and Economic Benefits
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/21/2011Media Advisory: EPA Public Hearing on Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Power Plant Wastewater Permit
03/14/2011EPA Announces U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Certified Buildings / Third annual list shows dramatic growth, savings of energy efficient buildings
03/08/2011EPA Adds 10 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Fifteen additional sites proposed to be included on the NPL
02/25/2011Up to $40 million available from EPA for Great Lakes restoration projects
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/16/2011EPA Announces Public Hearing on Clean Water Act Objection for Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Station Permit
02/10/2011EPA to sample air in homes near MLC Moraine, Ohio, Facilities; Meeting Feb. 17, 6.pm.
02/10/2011Cement Manufacturer to Pay $1.4 Million for Clean Air Act Violations
02/08/2011EPA Submits Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan to Independent Scientists for Review / The draft plan is open to public comment
01/25/2011EPA's Game Day Challenge Tally: 11 Midwest Universities Divert 130,000 Pounds of Waste from Landfills
01/19/2011Energy Projects Transform Trash to Green Power / Landfill gas projects protect health while fueling industry and job creation
01/18/2011Administrator Jackson, SBA Administrator Mills Announce Launch of Water Technology Innovation Cluster / Smart environmental protection creates jobs
01/13/2011JAN 18-19: Administrator Jackson Travels to Cincinnati, Ann Arbor/Jackson to discuss clean water and emerging environmental technologies
12/23/2010Declaración de la administradora de EPA Jackson referente a su reunión con 10 senadores estadounidenses sobre cromo (VI)
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Warren Elementary, The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center, and Neale Elementary Recommends Additional Monitoring
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Elm Street Elementary, No Unsafe Levels of Diisocyanates, Benzene, or Other VOCs Detected
12/20/2010EPA analysis shows decrease in toxic releases across Midwestern states
12/13/2010Federal, State and Local Partners Finish Ottawa River Cleanup
12/13/2010EPA/Ohio EPA Cancel Event Today at Ottawa River Yacht Club
12/09/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA and Partners Finish Ottawa River Legacy Act Cleanup
12/06/2010Region 5 EPA Announces 2010 Enforcement and Compliance Results
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near East Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring for Manganese in East Liverpool, Ohio
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Life Skills of Trumbull County and the Academy of Arts and Sciences, Recommends Additional Monitoring
11/02/2010Oregon Holdings Fined for Filling in Wetlands Near Toledo
10/19/2010Milford, Ohio Aquifer Site Proposed To Be Added To Superfund National Priorities List
10/19/2010EPA Proposes to Add Nine New Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
10/14/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency To Announce $4 Million For Brownfields
10/08/2010EPA WaterSense Award presented to local manufacturers
09/29/2010Ottawa Lead Contamination Cleanup To Begin
09/14/2010EPA Awards Ten Environmental Justice Grants
09/13/2010EPA Settles With Century Plating
09/07/2010EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Announce Great Lakes Grants in Toledo Today
08/16/2010EPA accepting comments on proposed Lafarge hazardous waste permit
08/06/2010EPA Christens New Great Lakes Research Vessel
07/13/2010EPA Awards Regional Environmental Education Grants
07/01/2010EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Leadership Group Presents Awards For Emissions Reductions
06/29/2010EPA Invites Public To Meeting On Vapor Intrusion Sampling, Health Department Recommendations
06/17/2010EPA Meeting on Manganese Health Study on June 24 at Marietta College in Ohio
05/26/2010EPA Announces Winners of Regional Student Art Contest
05/20/2010Asian Carp Sampling Effort Officially Underway on Section of the Little Calumet River
05/20/2010Great Lakes Legacy Act Ottawa River Cleanup Has Begun
05/07/2010Sixth Graders Wrap up Great Lakes Legacy Act Ashtabula River Habitat Project with Native Plants
04/30/2010Media Advisory: Sixth Graders Put Finishing Touches on Great Lakes Legacy Act Ashtabula River Cleanup
04/29/2010Cincinnati's Air Quality Upgraded