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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
03/28/2011Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Opens State Information Call Lines
03/25/2011Accepting Nominations for the 2011 Gulf Guardian Awards!
03/15/2011TVA to Pay $450,000 Civil Penalty for Clean Air Act Violations at the Widows Creek Fossil Plant in Stevenson, Ala.
03/11/2011EPA Encourages Americans to Save Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/08/2011EPA Seeks Public Comment on Plan to Review Federal Regulations
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
01/21/2011EPA to Hold an Availability Session Regarding the Huntsville Gas Company Site, Huntsville, Alabama
12/16/2010EPA Issues Southeastern Toxics Release Inventory Data
12/09/2010Alabama Authorized to Implement the Lead Renovation Program
12/07/20102010 EPA Enforcement Actions Yield Significant Pollutant Reductions in the Southeast
09/16/2010BP Oil Spill Environmental Justice Grant Opportunity Expanded and Application Due Date Extended
09/14/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
09/01/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4
08/09/2010EPA Announces $200,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Support Communities Directly Affected by BP Oil Spill
07/21/2010New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Green Building Practices
07/01/2010Coast Guard and EPA Send Directive to BP on Oil Spill Waste Management Plan
06/14/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
05/26/2010Alabama Supports Sustainable Manufacturing Through Energy Efficiency/Waste Reduction Initiative
05/26/2010EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/14/2010EPA Presents ADEM with $200,000 for Community Revitalization
05/12/2010FRIDAY: EPA to Present ADEM with $200,000 for Community Revitalization
04/21/2010$400,000 in Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
04/16/2010EPA to Hold Public Availability Session Concerning the Huntsville Gas Company Site in Huntsville, Alabama
04/09/2010April 22 Deadline Approaches for Contractors to Become Lead-Safe Certified
03/26/2010EPA Brownfields Grants help economic development in Valley, Alabama
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Community Grants
01/07/2010U.S. EPA Awards $100,000 to City of Prichard to Reduce Pollution And Health Disparities
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
11/18/2009EPA To Hold Public Meeting Regarding Perflourochemical Contamination Near Decatur, Ala.
11/05/2009EPA Soliciting Applications for Environmental Justice Grant Funding
10/23/2009Dura Coat Products, Inc., Joins EPA’s National Partnership for Environmental Priorities
10/22/2009EPA Recognizes Organizations for Improving Chemical Safety in Schools
10/22/2009EPA Recognizes ADEM for Improving Chemical Safety in Schools
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
10/19/2009U.S. EPA, Alagasco, and Huntsville Housing Authority Announce Agreement to Conduct a Removal Action at the Former Huntsville Manufactured Gas Plant in Huntsville, Alabama
10/15/2009Second Phase of Cleanup Underway at the Gulf States Steel Site in Gadsden, Alabama
10/01/2009EPA Region 4 now monitoring for air toxics at 12 schools in the Southeast
09/10/2009EPA Returns to Perry County, Alabama’s Arrowhead Landfill
09/08/2009Mike Rogers of the Alabama Coastal Foundation Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
09/08/2009Gulf of Mexico Marine Debris Project Receives Gulf Guardian Award
09/08/2009Magnolia Springs Restoration Project Receives Gulf Guardian Award
09/08/2009Alabama Power Company – Plant Barry Receives Gulf Guardian Award
08/21/2009U.S. EPA Awards $1.25 Million in Recovery Funding to the Alabama Clean Fuels Coalition to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
08/20/2009EPA Announces More Than $63 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Alabama to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
08/06/2009Alabama Department of Environmental Management Receives Brownfields Grant for Contaminated Land Clean Up and Local Job Creation
07/10/2009EPA Awards more than $4 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Alabama
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
07/09/2009Poarch Band of Creek Indians Benefits from Recovery Act Funds to Improve Water Services
07/02/2009EPA Approves Plan for Disposal of Coal Ash from TVA Kingston Site at the Arrowhead Landfill in Perry County, Alabama
06/01/2009Reissue: EPA To Hold Public Information Meeting Regarding Perfluorochemical Contamination Near Decatur, Ala.
05/28/2009EPA To Hold Public Information Meeting Regarding Perflourochemical Contamination Near Decatur, Ala.
05/28/2009EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/22/2009EPA Announces $400,000 in Recovery Act Funding for Contaminated Land Clean-up, Green Job Creation in Talladega, AL
05/20/2009EPA to Announce $400,000 in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Brownfields, Create Jobs in Talladega, Alabama
05/19/2009Alabama Receives More Than $442,000 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
05/11/2009EPA: $1 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Alabama; Grant amount bolstered by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds
04/27/2009EPA Urges Public to Cast Vote Against Skin Cancer
04/16/2009Alabama Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
03/26/2009Maureen O’Mara To Head EPA’s Criminal Investigation Program in the Southeast
02/26/2009Children’s Poster Contest Sheds Light on Sun Safety/
Annual competition gives students a chance to raise awareness, win prizes; deadline—April 13
02/20/2009EPA Sponsors Southeast Lifecycle Construction Conference
Conference to focus on Sustainable Design and Construction for this Generation and the Next
02/05/2009Online Tutorial Offers Help to Governments, Groups Seeking Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) Grants
01/30/2009EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management At Alabama AandM University
01/28/2009First Center of Excellence for Watershed Management to be Designated at Alabama AandM University
01/06/2009Agreement with Perdue Supports the Protection of Southeastern Waters
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
11/14/2008Seven Universities in the Southeast Helping the Planet to Profit
10/07/2008EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management At Auburn University
10/06/2008EPA to Designate Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Auburn University
09/19/2008New EPA Toolkit to Help Municipal Governments Confront Recycling Challenges
09/11/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Fuel Waiver for Nine Southeast States
09/08/2008Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc., and Syngenta Seeds, Inc. agree to pay more than $280,000 for violating federal pesticide rules
09/05/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for Parts of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina; Extends Waiver for Louisiana
08/04/2008EPA Funds Brownfields Projects in Valley, AL
06/20/2008Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/09/2008CDC Becomes First Federal WaterSense Partner
06/04/2008Auntie Litter, Inc. in Alabama honored in EPA's Eighth Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards