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04/29/2011EPA Provides Fire Protection to City of Hammond
04/26/2011Louisiana Addresses Water Quality in Tensas River
04/21/2011EPA Marks Earth Day with Events Across the Country
04/20/2011EPA Administrator Jackson Visits Gulf Coast on One-Year Anniversary of the BP Oil Spill / Administrator Jackson Surveys Ecosystem Restoration Progress
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
04/19/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Green Jobs Development Pilot Projects
04/08/2011Louisiana Receives Over $2 Million to Address Non-Point Source Pollution
03/28/2011Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Opens State Information Call Lines
02/28/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Grants to Address Local Health and Environmental Issues
02/28/2011EPA Announces Winners of 2010 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Awards
02/24/2011Shreveport, LA Wastewater Manager and Supervisor Indicted By Grand Jury for Alleged Clean Water Act Violations
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
01/11/2011Guideco Properties LLC in Monroe Ready for Reuse
12/16/2010Student Group Participates in EPA Roundtable
12/06/2010EPA Region 6 Compliance and Enforcement Results for 2010
11/04/2010EPA Awards $150,000 to Reduce Asbestos Exposure in Louisiana
10/14/2010EPA Awards $2.4 million to Restore Coastal Habitats in the Gulf
10/13/2010ConocoPhillips Company and Sasol North America Agree to Reimburse Costs for Calcasieu Estuary, Bayou Verdine Cleanup
10/05/2010President Obama Signs Executive Order Officially Forming Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force / EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to oversee national transition from emergency response to coastal recovery in the gulf
10/01/2010$323,000 Awarded to Monitor Coastal Beaches in Louisiana
09/28/2010Obama Administration Moves Long-Term Gulf Plan Forward / Mabus recovery plan focuses on funding, governance, involvement / EPA Administrator to lead ecosystem task force
09/24/2010EPA Awards Over $38,000 to the Louisiana State University Agricultural Center
09/24/2010EPA Awards $174,000 to the State of Louisiana for Water Quality Monitoring
08/26/2010UPDATE: EPA Administrator Continues New Orleans Visit Commemorating Hurricane Katrina Anniversary
08/26/2010EPA Administrator Travels to New Orleans to Commemorate Hurricane Katrina Anniversary
08/24/2010Air Toxics at Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School Below Levels of Concern
08/09/2010EPA Announces $200,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Support Communities Directly Affected by BP Oil Spill
07/30/2010EPA to Hold Public Meeting on Air Regulations for the Oil and Gas Industry
07/16/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator Joins Secretary Mabus in Gulf Region
07/01/2010Coast Guard and EPA Send Directive to BP on Oil Spill Waste Management Plan
06/29/2010EPA Orders Leasehold Management Corp. to Stop Discharging
05/29/2010Top Officials to Return to the Gulf Coast / Trips by Top Leaders to Inspect All-Hands-on-Deck Response Total 28
05/24/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator Returns to Gulf Region to Oversee Ongoing Response to the BP Spill / CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley joins Administrator
04/30/2010Administrator Jackson Tours Areas Potentially Impacted by BP Spill
04/30/2010EPA Establishes Web site on BP Oil Spill / EPA launches site to inform the public about health, environmental impacts of spill
04/15/2010EPA Studies Emissions from Houston-Bound Cargo Ship - International initiative will reduce sulfur dioxide from ship stacks
04/10/2010EPA Awards Limitless Vistas’ Youth Job Program
02/25/2010EPA Orders Louisiana Land Trust and Camp Dresser McKee, Inc. to Stop Discharging
01/27/2010Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans Agrees to Reinstate Program to Improve Sewage System Damaged by Hurricane Katrina
01/25/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Highlight Environmental Justice Initiatives at a Conference in New Orleans
01/22/2010MONDAY: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Highlight Environmental Justice Initiatives at a Conference in New Orleans
01/14/2010EPA Awards Over $64,000 to A Nurtured World Incorporated
12/07/2009EPA to Sponsor Alsen Environmental Health Fair
12/07/2009EPA Awards Over $900,000 to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
12/04/2009EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
12/04/2009EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 6 -
Regional Agency Headquarters in Dallas
11/05/2009Poster Contest Illuminates Sun-Safe Behaviors -
Annual competition gives students chance to raise awareness, win prizes; deadline: April 7, 2010
10/29/2009EPA Region 6 Releases First Air Monitoring Data from Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School in Shreveport, Louisiana
10/15/2009EPA Awards $174,000 to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
10/13/2009EPA Awards Over $800,000 to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
10/05/2009EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry
09/30/2009EPA Awards $150,000 to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
09/29/2009Formosa Plastics Agrees to Resolve Multiple Environmental Violations at Plants in Texas and Louisiana
09/28/2009EPA Awards Over $2 Million to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
09/23/2009Seaway Marina Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/22/2009Marina Del Rey Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/21/2009Carlo Ditta, Inc. Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/14/2009EPA Awards Over $300,000 to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
09/09/2009George W. Stokes Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/03/2009Kerry Michael St. Pé, Director, Barataria Terrebonne National Estuary Program Receives Gulf Guardian Award
09/03/2009Gulf of Mexico Marine Debris Project Receives Gulf Guardian Award
09/03/2009EPA Awards Over $7 Million to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
08/27/2009Office and Maintenance Shop Facility Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/18/2009University of New Orleans Foundation is Awarded Nearly $1 Million from EPA for the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program
08/13/2009Ten Louisiana Companies Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/06/2009River Parishes Oil Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/05/2009Six Louisiana Companies Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/05/2009Gottson Oil, Inc. Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/15/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 6 Awards $2.9 Million in Recovery Funding to Railroad Research Foundation to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/14/2009EPA Announces $27 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Louisiana to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
07/14/2009EPA Announces $43 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Louisiana to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect the Environment
07/09/2009EPA Awards $2.6 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Louisiana
07/06/2009U.S. EPA Administrator Jackson Takes New Steps to Improve Water Quality
07/01/2009July Is Smart Irrigation Month
06/08/2009Louisiana Receives $435,200 in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs - U.S. EPA: Funds keep and create jobs to help prevent water pollution and protect human health and the environment
05/28/2009EPA Modifies 1985 Bayou aux Carpes Decision
05/08/2009EPA: $3.6 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Louisiana
04/21/2009EPA Orders City of Opelousas to Stop Discharge
04/10/2009Louisiana Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
04/07/2009Calumet Shreveport, LLC Fined for Violating the Clean Air Act
03/30/2009Children’s Poster Contest Sheds Light on Sun Safety
03/24/2009Louisiana Organization Awarded EPA Environmental Justice Grant
03/20/2009Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas will receive funding to create jobs to help the public breathe cleaner air and support brownfields
03/19/2009EPA Reports Toxic Releases to Air, Water and Land in Louisiana in 2007
03/17/2009EPA Makes $565 Million in Recovery Act Funds Available to Several States, Tribes to Provide Clean and Safe Water, Create Jobs;
Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas to receive funding to boost aging water and wastewater infrastructure
03/16/2009Fix-A-Leak Week – Every Drop Counts
03/05/2009EPA awards $200,000 to LDEQ to improve data quality
03/05/2009Environmental Protection Agency’s Gulf of Mexico Program Now Accepting Nominations for 2009 Gulf Guardians
02/18/2009United States Files Clean Air Lawsuit Against Louisiana Generating
02/10/2009Rubicon LLC Successfully Completes Goal for EPA Partnership Program
02/06/2009EPA Orders Global Environmental Methods to Cease Operations
01/14/2009Community Celebrates a Significant Air Quality Achievement
01/12/2009Sulfuric Acid Manufacturers Agree To Reduce Air Pollution At Facilities
01/12/2009Sulfuric Acid Manufacturers Agree To Reduce Air Pollution
12/17/2008ExxonMobil Pays $6M Penalty Following Air Pollution Violations/ ExxonMobil failed to comply with court-ordered Clean Air Act agreement at refineries in Southern California, Texas, and Louisiana
12/17/2008ExxonMobil to Pay Penalty for Violating Agreement
12/17/2008ExxonMobil to Pay Penalty for Violating Agreement
12/04/2008EPA enforcement in Louisiana continues to cut pollution
11/06/2008EPA Awards Over $400,000 to LDEQ for Brownfields