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06/06/2011$800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Kentucky
05/11/2011Natural Disasters in the Southeast cause EPA to Urge Caution on Restoration Activities Involving Lead-based Paint
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
04/13/2011Nineteen Organizations in the Southeast Recognized as Leaders in Energy Efficiency
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
03/01/2011Arch Coal to Pay $4 Million to Settle Clean Water Act Violations in Appalachian Mining Operations
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/17/2011EPA Awards $5.5 Million to Support Nanotechnology Research / Research to help determine whether health risks exist
02/02/2011Five Organizations in the Southeast Recognized as 2010 WasteWise Award Winners
01/20/2011EPA Seeks Applications for Community-Based Environmental Grants / Grants will help communities address local health and pollution issues
01/18/2011Administrator Jackson, SBA Administrator Mills Announce Launch of Water Technology Innovation Cluster / Smart environmental protection creates jobs
01/13/2011Facilities Across the Southeast Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
12/16/2010EPA Issues Southeastern Toxics Release Inventory Data
12/08/2010EPA and the Commonwealth of Kentucky Reach Agreement with Logan Aluminum Inc. to Resolve Allegations of Clean Air Act Violations
12/07/20102010 EPA Enforcement Actions Yield Significant Pollutant Reductions in the Southeast
11/17/2010$87,010 Cooperative Agreement to Help Ashland Residents Reduce Toxics in Their Neighborhoods
09/24/2010Kentucky Water Resources Research Institute designated as Center of Excellence for Watershed Management
09/01/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4
08/19/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Hearings on Proposed Coal Ash Regulations
07/23/2010EPA Changes to Kentucky Coal Mine Permit Protect Water Quality and the Environment
07/21/2010New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Green Building Practices
06/14/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
05/27/2010EPA to hold community meetings on Port of Huntington Tri-State Collaborative
05/26/2010EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
04/21/2010$1.2 million in Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Kentucky
04/09/2010April 22 Deadline Approaches for Contractors to Become Lead-Safe Certified
03/29/2010Recovery Act Funding to Jumpstart Construction of Waste-to-Energy Facility at Kentucky Horse Park
03/29/2010Recovery Act Funding to Improve Water Service, Create Jobs in Louisville
03/26/2010Monday: EPA and the State of Kentucky to Recognize $4.17 Million Recovery Act Drinking Water Project in Louisville, Ky.
03/26/2010Monday: EPA and the State of Kentucky to Recognize $1.95 Million Recovery Act Clean Water Project in Lexington, Ky.
03/23/2010Louisville Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Community Grants
12/28/2009Record Annual Enforcement Results Achieved in the Southeast; New Mapping Tool Released
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 Honors the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Visitors' Center in Clermont, KY as a Green Building Challenge Winner
10/01/2009EPA Region 4 now monitoring for air toxics at 12 schools in the Southeast
09/17/2009HUD and DOT to Partner with EPA to Assist Louisville, KY with Growth Management, Environmental Challenges
09/02/2009Cleanup Resumes at the Kentucky Wood Preserving Site in Winchester, KY
07/23/2009Southwire to Pay Unprecedented Fine for Clean Air Act Violations
07/17/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 4 Awards $2 Million in Recovery Funding to the Kentucky Association of General Contractors to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/15/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $200,000
07/10/2009EPA Awards more than $4 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Kentucky
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
06/11/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $92,000
05/19/2009Kentucky Receives More Than $503,000 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: $600,000 in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Kentucky; Grant amount bolstered by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds
04/27/2009EPA Urges Public to Cast Vote Against Skin Cancer
04/21/2009EPA Recognizes Fetter Printing Company as one of Energy Star’s Partners for Leadership
04/16/2009Kentucky Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
04/09/2009EPA Announces More Than $20.4 Million In Stimulus Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Kentucky to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
04/03/2009EPA Announces $49,878,100 Stimulus Funds for Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Kentucky to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect the Environment
04/02/2009Environmental Justice Grant Will Aid Central Kentucky Communities
03/26/2009Maureen O’Mara To Head EPA’s Criminal Investigation Program in the Southeast
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
02/03/2009Coal-fired Power Plant to Spend More than $135 Million to Settle Clean Air Violations
02/03/2009Coal-fired Power Plant to Spend More than $135 Million to Settle Clean Air Violations
01/06/2009Agreement with Perdue Supports the Protection of Southeastern Waters
12/18/2008Finalists for Grants to Improve the Gulf of Mexico Include Two Organizations In Kentucky
12/04/2008Record Pollution Reduction Reached in the Southeast Due to Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Efforts
11/14/2008Seven Universities in the Southeast Helping the Planet to Profit
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
09/19/2008New EPA Toolkit to Help Municipal Governments Confront Recycling Challenges
09/17/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for Parts of Kentucky and Texas
08/20/2008New $2 Million Grant Awarded to the University of Kentucky for Research on Nanoparticles and Human Health
08/18/2008New $2 Million Grant for Research on Nanoparticles and Human Health to be Awarded to the University of Kentucky
07/29/2008EPA Awards Grant to Kentucky Community for Wetlands Restoration
06/20/2008Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/09/2008CDC Becomes First Federal WaterSense Partner
05/12/2008EPA Administrator Recognizes Local High School Conservation Club With President’s Volunteer Service Award
04/08/2008$2 Million in Grants to Give New Life to Old Properties in Kentucky
04/04/2008EPA National Brownfields Grants announcement to be held in Covington, KY
04/02/2008EPA Recognizes Kentucky Energy Star Partners for Significantly Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
03/26/2008U.S. EPA offers $3.6 Million in Grants for Innovative Diesel Emissions Reduction Projects
03/14/2008LEXINGTON, KY., AGREES TO MAJOR SEWER SYSTEM UPGRADES
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/28/200816 Facilities in the Southeast Commit to Environmental Improvements Beyond Regulatory Requirements
12/03/2007Every Drop Counts - EPA Recognizes Water Efficiency Leaders
11/15/2007Record $2 Billion to be Spent on Environmental Controls and Cleanup in the Southeast
11/07/2007Nine Facilities in the Southeast Commit to Environmental Improvements Beyond Regulatory Requirements
10/19/2007President's Environmental Youth Award Deadline is Approaching
09/24/2007EPA, City of Louisville Partner for Sustainable Redevelopment in the Ohio River Valley
09/04/2007EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Kentucky Wood Preserving Site in Winchester, KY
08/03/2007Boyd County, Kentucky Area Attains Public Health Standard for Air Quality
07/19/2007Cleanup Underway at the Kentucky Wood Preserving Site in Winchester, KY
07/17/2007Louisville, Kentucky Area Attains Public Health Standard for Air Quality
07/13/2007EPA Provides Smart Growth Assistance to Northern Kentucky
06/25/2007Southeastern Colleges and Universities Commit To EPA’s Voluntary Self-Audit Program
06/14/2007EPA Offers a $7.9 Million Grant to Provide Environmental Assistance for Livestock Operators
06/13/2007EPA Gulf Program Seeks Entries for 2007 Gulf Guardian Awards
05/24/2007EPA Grant Helps Montgomery and Bourbon County School Boards Reduce Children's Exposure to Diesel School Bus Emissions
05/23/2007EPA Grant to Help Montgomery and Bourbon County School Boards to Reduce School Bus Diesel Emissions
05/18/2007City of Frankfort Receives $200,000 to Revitalize Brownfields in the Holmes Street Corridor
05/18/2007Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government Receives $1.2 Million to Revitalize Brownfields
05/16/2007Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government to Receive $1.2 Million to Revitalize Brownfields