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02/19/2010EPA joins UGA and Athens-Clarke County to Highlight Air Quality Improvement Project
02/17/2010Recovery Act Jumpstarts Construction of Wastewater Treatment Plant in Lula, GA
02/16/2010WEDNESDAY: EPA and State of Georgia to Recognize $8.5 Million Recovery Act Wastewater Infrastructure Project in Lula, GA
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Community Grants
01/05/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
12/28/2009Record Annual Enforcement Results Achieved in the Southeast; New Mapping Tool Released
12/14/2009EPA and Oglethorpe County High School Officials to Hold Availability Session about the Oglethorpe County High School Mercury Spill in Lexington, GA
11/09/2009John Wieland Homes Agrees to Clean Water Act Settlement
Company will pay $350,000 penalty and upgrade environmental programs
11/05/2009EPA Soliciting Applications for Environmental Justice Grant Funding
10/21/2009Poster Contest Illuminates Sun-safe Behaviors
10/20/2009Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Penalties Total More Than $230,000
10/08/2009EPA Recognizes Cobb County Water System in Georgia as Water Efficiency Leader
10/06/2009U.S. EPA Salutes SmartWay Transport Partners in the Southeast
10/01/2009EPA Region 4 now monitoring for air toxics at 12 schools in the Southeast
09/23/2009Delta TechOps Joins EPA’s National Partnership for Environmental Priorities - Company commits to eliminating lead from machine shop operations and recycles 7,000 pounds of lead
09/14/2009EPA to Recognize the Beaulieu Commercial in Adairsville, GA as a Green Power Partner for Leadership
09/09/2009EPA Orders Pyrotechnic Specialties Incorporated of Byron, GA to Correct Problems at Facility
08/26/2009Food Lion, Hill Phoenix, Sweetbay, Whole Foods, and Supervalu Chill for the Environment
08/20/2009Georgia Receives $669,600 in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs
08/19/2009Cobb County Fleet Management Joins EPA’s National Partnership for Environmental Priorities - Company commits to using lead-free wheel weights and recycling 2,500 pounds of lead
07/27/2009YKK (U.S.A.) Inc., Agrees to Pay Penalty for Alleged Violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
07/15/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $200,000
07/14/2009Local Residents Complete EPA Training for Job Opportunities at the Savannah River Site
07/10/2009EPA Awards more than $4.9 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Georgia
07/10/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 4 Awards More than $1.1 Million in Recovery Funding to the American Lung Associations in AL, GA, KY, NC, SC TN, and FL to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/10/2009Shaw Joins EPA WasteWise Program; Commits to Reduce Waste and Increase Recycling
07/10/2009U.S. EPA Awards $1.7 Million in Recovery Funding to the University of Georgia Research Foundation to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/09/2009Recovery Act Funding Accelerates Cleanup, Boosts Economy, Creates Jobs and Helps Protect Human Health at Woolfolk Chemical Works Superfund Site / $1.8 million in Recovery Act funds added to cleanup at Woolfolk Chemical Works Superfund Site; City of Fort Valley receives EPA Site Reuse Award
07/07/2009THURSDAY: EPA to Celebrate Progress at Woolfolk Chemical Works Superfund Site and Present Excellence in Site Reuse Award to the City of Fort Valley, GA
07/06/2009U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Georgia Ports Authority to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
07/06/2009U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Georgia Department of Natural Resources to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
07/02/2009EPA’s First-ever Water Quality Video Contest Recognizes Four Submissions From the Southeast
Trenton, Ga. Resident Wins Category, $2500 Prize
Nashville, Tallahassee, Gainesville Residents Receive Honorable Mention
06/12/2009Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/11/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $92,000
06/08/2009EPA Announces More than $66,000,000 Recovery Act Funds for Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Georgia to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect the Environment
06/03/2009EPA Announces More Than $54.7 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Georgia to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
06/02/2009EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Announces $1 Million Grant to Clean up Contaminated Land, Support BeltLine in Atlanta
06/01/2009Reissue – TUESDAY: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Visit Atlanta and Announce $1 Million for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Support BeltLine
05/29/2009TUESDAY: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Visit Atlanta and Announce $1 Million for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Support BeltLine

Redevelopment of sites creates local jobs and greenspace
05/28/2009EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/20/2009EPA Announces $600,000 in Recovery Act Funding for Contaminated Land Clean-up, Green Job Creation in Aiken, SC
05/19/2009WEDNESDAY: EPA to Announce $600,000 in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Brownfields, Create Green Jobs in Aiken, SC
05/11/2009EPA: $1.8 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Georgia; Grant amount bolstered by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds
04/27/2009EPA Urges Public to Cast Vote Against Skin Cancer
04/21/2009EPA to Celebrate Earth Day Volunteering With Trees Atlanta
04/21/2009EPA and Partners to Celebrate Earth Day Picking up Litter in Pittsburgh Community of Atlanta
04/17/2009EPA to Celebrate Earth Day at Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta
04/16/2009Georgia Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
04/15/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at Fort Valley, GA Hazardous Waste Site
04/15/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at Brunswick, Ga. Hazardous Waste Site
04/03/2009EPA’S Ocean Survey Vessel To Visit Savannah – Tours Will Be Open to the Public
03/26/2009Maureen O’Mara To Head EPA’s Criminal Investigation Program in the Southeast
03/20/2009EPA Enforcement of Clean Air Act Asbestos Regulations in Georgia
03/03/2009$300,000 Grant Will Help Savannah Residents Reduce Toxics in Their Neighborhoods
03/02/2009EPA to Award Harambee House $300,000 for Continuing Toxics Reduction in Two Savannah Neighborhoods
02/26/2009Hartsfield International Airport Receives Award For Keeping the Skies Clear
02/20/2009EPA Sponsors Southeast Lifecycle Construction Conference
Conference to focus on Sustainable Design and Construction for this Generation and the Next
02/12/2009Atlanta to Launch Southeast's First Zero Waste Zone
02/10/2009Georgia Tech, Emory Receive EPA Grant for Air Quality Research
02/06/2009Atlanta Companies Commit to Eliminate Waste and Be Part of the Southeast’s First Zero Waste Zone
02/05/2009Online Tutorial Offers Help to Governments, Groups Seeking Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) Grants
01/06/2009Agreement with Perdue Supports the Protection of Southeastern Waters
12/16/2008Pinellas County Utilities in Florida and Atlanta Commissioner Named Water Efficiency Leaders
12/15/2008
Time Changed for Children’s Environmental Health Awareness Day Tomorrow at Deerwood Academy in Atlanta
12/15/2008Five Georgia Utilities—Including One in Vidalia—Recognized for Outstanding Water Quality Achievement
12/15/2008Five Georgia Utilities—Including One in Newnan—Recognized for Outstanding Water Quality Achievement
12/15/2008Five Georgia Utilities—Including One in Douglasville—Recognized for Outstanding Water Quality Achievement
12/15/2008Five Georgia Utilities—Including One in Buford—Recognized for Outstanding Water Quality Achievement
12/15/2008Five Georgia Utilities—Including One in Alpharetta—Recognized for Outstanding Water Quality Achievement
12/12/2008Children’s Environmental Health Awareness Day in Deerwood Academy in Atlanta
12/08/2008Georgia Institute of Technology Aims to Clear the Air By Improving Air Quality Modeling
12/04/2008Record Pollution Reduction Reached in the Southeast Due to Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Efforts
11/25/2008Industry in the Southeast Steps Up Recycling and Reducing Waste
11/19/2008Atlanta Grows Smarter
11/19/2008Communities Measure Up on Smart Growth
11/05/2008PLANTATION PIPE LINE WILL PAY PENALTY FOR FUEL SPILLS IN VA., N.C., GA.
10/22/2008COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES FROM THE SOUTHEAST AND PUERTO RICO MEET TO GO GREEN
10/21/2008Citizens for Environmental Justice Among Winners of EPA’s First Annual Environmental Justice Achievement Awards
10/21/2008Citizens for Environmental Justice Among Winners of EPA’s First Annual Environmental Justice Achievement Awards
10/20/2008EPA TO ANNOUNCE THE FIRST ANNUAL ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
10/15/2008ECO-Action Awarded $100,000 to Improve Community Health in South Atlanta
10/07/2008Celebrating Children’s Health Month at Samuel M. Inman Middle School in Atlanta
10/06/2008EPA to Designate Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Auburn University
10/01/2008Millions Harness the Power of Change -
EPA's New Campaign Challenges Americans to Change the World, Start with Energy Star
09/24/2008Five New Performance Track Members Pledge to Improve the Environment with Goals that Surpass Environmental Regulations
09/23/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waiver for Georgia
09/19/2008EPA REACHES AGREEMENT WITH E.I. DUPONT DE NEMOURS AND GRIFFIN LLC VALDOSTA, GA ON FEDERAL PESTICIDE RULES VIOLATIONS
09/19/2008New EPA Toolkit to Help Municipal Governments Confront Recycling Challenges
09/11/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Fuel Waiver for Nine Southeast States
09/05/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for Parts of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina; Extends Waiver for Louisiana
09/04/2008Georgia Institute of Technology Receives EPA Safe Drinking Water Research Grant
08/19/2008TDK Receives EPA Award for Reducing Its Metro Atlanta Manufacturing Facility’s Environmental Footprint
08/18/2008EPA to Honor TDK Components USA, Inc., in Peachtree City for Environmental Performance
08/14/2008Lafarge Aggregates SE Receives EPA Award for Environmental Excellence
08/11/2008EPA Recognizes Lafarge Aggregates SE in Douglasville, Georgia as Recipient of the 2008 Performance Track Environmental Performance Award
06/20/2008Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/16/2008Public Meeting to be Held for Pooler Elementary Mercury Spill in Pooler, Georgia
06/11/2008Four of the Nation’s Largest Home Builders Settle Storm Water Violations
06/09/2008CDC Becomes First Federal WaterSense Partner
06/04/2008University of Georgia honored in EPA's Eighth Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards