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12/11/2003EPA’s New England Office Announces Strong Enforcement Results for 2003
12/09/2003EPA Completes $1 Million Cleanup of Historic Building in Bellows Falls, VT
12/04/2003EPA Designates 8-Hour Ozone Standard Nonattainment Areas for New England Accepts States' Recommendations for Designations
12/04/2003New Rules for Power Plants to Achieve to Largest Emission Reductions in a Decade; Major Step Forward in Eliminating ‘Smog’ Days in New England
11/20/2003EPA Seeking Applications for Environmental Education Grants
10/30/2003Local Transportation Coalition Announces 1st Annual List Of New England’s Best Workplaces For Commuters
More than 80 employers recognized for offering outstanding commuter benefits.
10/20/2003Three Vermont Groups Receive $34,000 of EPA Environmental Education Grants
10/03/2003EPA Invites Municipal Officials to Workshops on Brownfields Grants Applications
10/01/2003EPA announces drop in ‘Smog-Alert Days' in New England this year; Agency unveils new public notification tool for small particle pollution
09/29/2003EPA begins $1 million cleanup of historic building in Bellow Falls, VT
09/23/2003VT Photographer wins EPA Recognition for Wildlife Pictures
09/18/2003Johnson, Vt. Wastewater Treatment Facility Recognized For Excellence
08/21/2003EPA and State of Vermont Launch Mentor Network to Improve Air Quality in Schools
07/25/2003EPA Continues Cleanup of Former VT Dry Cleaners
07/09/2003EPA Launches Web Tools to Improve Environmental Performance at Education Facilities
06/30/2003New Toxic Release Data for Vermont Shows Drop in Pollution Discharges; EPA Data Also Includes List of Top 10 Emitters in Vermont
06/25/2003EPA Awards Brownfields Redevelopment Money to Four Vermont Recipients; Part of $73 Million Funded Nationwide
05/01/2003St. Albans, VT Settles Chemical Risk Planning Case With EPA; Will Pay $10,000 Fine and Eliminate Chlorine Use at Wastewater Plant
04/30/2003Summer Smog Season Begins Tomorrow;
EPA to Provide Free Forecasts and Real-Time Tracking
04/22/2003EPA Celebrates Earth Day by Recognizing Seven from Vermont With Environmental Merit Awards
04/22/2003EPA Recognizes 35 New England Facilities at Earth Day Ceremony in Boston
04/21/2003EPA Recognizes 11 New England Health Care Facilities For Environmental Efforts
04/04/2003EPA Offers $5,000 to $50,000 Healthy Community Grants in New England; Deadline for One-Page Proposals is April 25, 2003
04/03/2003EPA New England Shows Off New Mobile Command Post for Emergency Responses
04/02/2003EPA Unveils Emergency Response Vehicle
03/24/2003EPA New England Announces Strong Enforcement Results for 2002
03/19/2003EPA and VT DEC Announce Emergency Actions to Stabilize Tailing Pile in Vermont
02/20/2003Two Vermont Towns Honored for Wastewater Treatment
02/01/2003EPA New England Sends Team to Assist Texas Emergency Response Efforts
01/29/2003Report Shows Drop in Acid Rain Deposition in New England and Rest of Country; New England Lakes and Streams Will Need Further Reductions to Recover
01/23/2003Television Documentary Focuses on Sprawl Solutions in Northern New England
01/17/2003EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards Deadline for Nominations is Feb. 19
01/09/2003Vermont Furniture Maker Agrees to Pay $73,852 to Settle Clean Air Violations
01/06/2003EPA Seeking Applications for Environmental Education Grants
11/08/2002Three Vermont Groups Receive Environmental Education Grants
11/07/2002EPA Soliciting Environmental Justice Small Grant Applications; Deadline for $15,000 to $20,000 Grants is Dec. 18
10/24/2002EPA Funds Program in Maine to Control Pesticide Risks in NH, VT and ME Schools
10/03/2002EPA Selects a Cleanup Plan for The Pownal Tannery Superfund Site Lagoon Area
10/01/2002EPA's End-of-Season Ozone Data Show Increase in Smoggy Days in New England
08/29/2002EPA Begins Waterline Extension Project in Bennington, VT
08/16/2002Poor Air Quality for Southern New England Expected to Continue through the Weekend
08/14/2002Poor Air Quality for New England
Expected to Continue on Thursday, August 15
08/13/2002Poor Air Quality for New England Expected to Continue on Wednesday, August 14
07/15/2002Vermont Company Agrees to $20,815 Penalty for Chemical Reporting Violations
07/11/2002EPA Announces Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Pownal Tannery Superfund Site Lagoon Area
07/11/2002EPA, Marine Industry Associations, States of New York and Vermont Announce Initiative for Cleaner Outboard Motorboat Engines
07/08/2002Unhealthy Air Quality Will Persist in New England Today due to Smoke from Wildfires
07/02/2002Poor Air Quality Predicted for New England for Wednesday, July 3, 2002
05/30/2002EPA Proposes $28,000 Fine for Vermont Company Over Toxic Chemical Reporting Violations
05/28/2002More than 50 Vermont Students to Receive Awards from EPA
05/23/2002EPA Announces Toxic Release Data for Year 2000; Lists Ten Largest Emitters in Vermont
05/20/2002EPA Awards Two Brownfields Grants in Vermont; Part of 80 Grants Handed out Nationwide
05/20/2002EPA Award Brownfield Grants to New England Communities; Part of $14 Million in 80 Communities Nationwide
05/03/2002South Windsor County (Vermont) Awarded $1 Million Brownfields grant
05/02/2002EPA ENCOURAGES PARENTS TO TAKE THE SMOKE FREE HOME PLEDGE
05/01/2002EPA Presents Environmental Merit Awards to Two in Vermont
05/01/2002Summer Smog Season Begins Today
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - Vermont
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - Rhode Island
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - Maine
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - Massachusetts
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - New Hampshire
04/26/2002Hundreds of Municipal Facilities Participating in EPA-NE Environmental Audit Program - Connecticut
04/24/2002EPA Administrator Recognizes Top Environmental Performers, including 33 from New England
04/23/200216 New England Companies/Organizations Join EPA's Commuter Choice Program; Purdue Pharma in Stamford Among 5 Participants from Connecticut
04/23/200216 New England Companies/Organizations Join EPA's Commuter Choice Program; Harvard University Among 8 Participants from Massachusetts
04/19/2002EPA Announces Grant Opportunity
04/15/2002EPA Announces Energy Efficiency Program for New England Building Owners
03/27/2002EPA Recognizes Regional New England Energy Non Profit as Energy Star Leader for 2001
03/27/2002EPA Recognizes Vermont Non Profit as Energy Star Leader
03/08/2002EPA Proposes Cleanup Plan for the Elizabeth Mine Superfund Site in Strafford and Thetford, Vermont
02/15/2002EPA Seeks New Technologies for Tackling CSOs, Arsenic and Other Pollution Problems
01/09/2002EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards
12/27/2001EPA Accepting Applications for Environmental Justice Small Grants
12/19/2001EPA New England Announces Creation of Energy and Climate Change Team
12/17/2001EPA Seeks New Technologies for Tackling CSOs, Arsenic and Other Pollution Problems
12/10/2001EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards
12/05/2001Asthma Group Announces Plan to Reduce Childhood Asthma
10/03/2001Applications Available for Environmental Education Grants
10/01/2001EPA's End-of-Season Ozone Data Show Increase in Bad Air Days
10/01/2001Three Vermont Projects Receive Environmental Education Grants
09/26/2001EPA Recognize One NH and Two Vermont Municipal Wastewater Plants
09/17/2001EPA Adds Ely Mine in Vershire, Vt. to Superfund List
08/09/2001EPA Presents National Award to Vermont High School for Improving Indoor Air Quality; 13 Awards Given Nationally
08/06/2001Poor Air Quality Predicted in New England States for Monday, Aug. 6 and Tuesday, Aug. 7
08/02/2001EPA Awards $38,000 to Summer Programs that Train Youth for Environmental Jobs
07/31/2001Whitman Swears In Robert Varney as EPA New England's Regional Administrator
07/31/2001EPA Administrator Whitman Meets With New England Performance Track Companies
07/23/2001Poor Air Quality Predicted for All Six New England States for Monday, July 23 and Tuesday July 24
07/20/2001Poor Air Quality Predicted for Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Southern Vermont for Sunday, July 22
07/16/2001Experts Agree Northeast Can Achieve Air Quality Improvements While Meeting Growing Energy Demands
06/29/2001Vermont Water Suppliers Must Make Reports on Water Quality Public By July 1
06/14/2001EPA Proposes Adding Ely Mine in Vershire, Vt. to Superfund List
06/14/2001EPA Adds Elizabeth Mine to Superfund List
06/14/2001Cleaner Air for Today, and Tomorrow
06/07/2001EPA Offers Grants for Better Management of Agricultural Pesticides
05/30/2001More than 55 Vermont Students To Receive Art and Poetry Awards from EPA
05/01/2001EPA Launches Home Checklist Web Site
04/30/2001Summer Smog Season Begins May 1
04/26/2001Vermont Metal-Finishing Company Fined for Clean Air Act Violations; Settlement is Part of EPA Initiative Focused on Metal Finishing Industry