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12/16/2011Texas Oil Company Sentenced to Pay $12 Million for Clean Air Act Violations and Obstruction Crimes in Louisiana / Sentence is the largest ever criminal fine in Louisiana for air pollution
12/08/2011EPA Region 6 Enforcement and Compliance Results for 2011
12/05/2011Task Force Established by President Obama Releases Final Strategy for Reversing Deterioration of Gulf Ecosystem - USDA $50 million financial assistance for restoration projects announced as Task Force efforts shift from planning to action
11/29/2011Four Groups in EPA Region 6 Receive More than $3.1 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions
11/15/2011EPA Approves Redesignation of Baton Rouge Area to Attainment for Ozone
10/24/2011EPA Celebrates Children’s Health Month and National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
10/12/2011Oil Company Pleads Guilty to Clean Air Act and Obstruction Crimes in Louisiana
09/27/2011Texas Petroleum Investment Company Fined for a Second Time for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/26/2011EPA Settles Complaint Against Camterra Resources, Inc. for Violations of the Clean Water Act
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes 52 Organizations for Environmental Stewardship
09/19/2011EPA Recognizes Supermarkets for Environmental Achievement
08/31/2011Greater New Orleans Area receives over $485,000 for Green Endeavors
08/17/2011EPA proposing to redesignate Baton Rouge area to attainment for ozone
08/11/2011Texas Petroleum Investment Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/27/2011Martin Operating Partnership, LP, Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/22/2011EPA Seeking Nominations for Awards that Recognize Outstanding Clean Air Programs
07/18/2011Tenaris Global Services, (USA) Corp. to Pay $717,324 for Environmental Reporting Violations
07/06/2011Vice President and General Manager of Louisiana Refinery Pleads Guilty to Clean Air Act Violations
06/24/2011EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the UNO Research and Technology Foundation
06/24/2011Federal Agencies Partner to Revitalize Urban Waterways In Communities Across The U.S.
06/23/2011EPA Selects Sites in Louisiana and Texas for National Study on Hydraulic Fracturing
06/09/2011Owner and Operator of Wastewater Treatment Facilities Sentenced for Violating the Clean Water Act / Jeffrey Pruett to serve 21 months in prison
06/09/2011Ms. Thu Bui Receives Gulf Guardian Award
06/09/2011Future Leaders of America’s Gulf (FLAG) Receives Gulf Guardian Award
06/09/2011The Gulf Coast Fund for Community Renewal and Ecological Health Receives Gulf Guardian Award
05/23/2011EPA Asks Louisiana Residents to Fight #1 Cancer in U.S. with “Don’t Fry Day” (Friday, May 27)
05/20/2011EPA and Louisiana Continue to Address Flood Issues
05/12/2011EPA Honors Nation’s Best in Energy-Efficient Building Design - Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR Projects Honored at the American Institute of Architects Convention
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.
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