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09/14/2007Pickerel Lake Sanitary District receives EPA award for upgrade to wastewater treatment process
06/20/2007Clay Rural Water System receives EPA award for water supply improvements
06/11/2007Motor vehicle waste disposal wells banned, U.S. EPA to ensure well closure
06/06/2007EPA takes major step forward on cleaning up abandoned mines
05/23/2007EPA recognizes environmental leaders in South Dakota
04/20/2007EPA applauds America’s new green culture on the 37th Earth Day
03/22/2007EPA issues national and state toxic chemical release reports for 2005
02/07/2007EPA Region 8 welcomes class of 2006 Energy Star Buildings
02/01/2007South Dakota contractor and land owner pay EPA $34,900 for storm water violations
10/31/2006Ellsworth Air Force Base joins EPA program for environmental leaders
09/25/2006Advisory: EPA advisors to hold public meeting on energy, water and stewardship
09/19/2006Sturgis earns EPA Clean Water Act award
09/05/2006Three South Dakota cities earn EPA Clean Water Act awards
09/05/2006Three South Dakota cities earn EPA Clean Water Act awards
08/29/2006Eight Region 8 students receive EPA Science Fellowships
08/28/2006South Dakota State University receives $856,000 EPA research grant
05/15/2006EPA Region 8 awards seven projects to assess and clean up blighted properties
05/09/2006Xanterra Parks and Resorts earns designation as EPA Performance Track Corporate Leader
04/25/2006EPA schedules Scrap Tire Management Forum in Rapid City
04/13/2006EPA issues toxic chemical release report for 2004 (Region 8 states)
03/31/2006Public invited to comment on proposed lead-based paint rule
03/13/2006Three EPA achievement awards received in South Dakota
03/09/2006Friend of EPA Award presented to SDSU training team
03/08/2006Menards faces EPA administrative order
for damaging South Dakota stream
02/14/2006EPA reminds school officials of asbestos hazard responsibilities
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11/10/2014Reducing Food Waste and Saving Money at Thanksgiving
11/04/2014EPA Settles with Stone Energy Corporation to Restore and Mitigate Damage to West Virginia Streams
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. West Virginia is Among Six Projects to be Funded
09/02/2014Trans Energy Inc. to Restore Streams and Wetland Damaged By Natural Gas Extraction Activities in West Virginia/
Company will also pay $3 million civil penalty to resolve alleged Clean Water Act violations
08/27/2014US Settles With DuPont to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations and Protect Communities and Kanawha River Near West Virginia Facility
08/15/2014EPA Awards $250,000 Brownfields Funding to Further Redevelopment in Charles Town, W. Va.
07/21/2014EPA settlement to help ensure safety of more than a dozen communities near TRANSFLO facilities
05/28/2014EPA Orders Reamer Hill Water Association to Comply with Drinking Water Safeguards
05/28/2014EPA Selects West Virginia Communities for
New Brownfields Investments
05/16/2014EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at World’s Largest Science Competition for High School Students/Miriam Terese Demasi wins EPA Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award and will participate in National Sustainable Design Expo in 2015
04/15/2014Huntington, West Virginia Winner of 2014 “Livable Communities” Competition
12/19/2013Following Fatal Blast, Metal Recycler Required to Invest in Modern Technology and Company-Wide Protections to Prevent Future Accidental Chemical Releases
10/28/2013U.S. and W.Va. Settle Case Against DuPont over Clean Air Act Violations at Washington Works Facility
07/18/2013United States Reaches an Agreement with XTO Energy to Prevent Waste Spills from Natural Gas Exploration and Production
05/02/2013EPA Promotes Asthma Awareness Month
03/25/2013EPA Proposes Adding 255 Waterways to West Virginia’s Impaired Waters List
02/22/2013EPA grant supports environmental education projects in mid-Atlantic communities including Huntington, W. Va.
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Air Pollutants Continue to Decline
01/08/2013EPA recommends radon testing in January
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/13/2012EPA Suggests Burning Smarter this Winter
11/14/2012EPA Reaches Agreement with Companies to Remediate Contaminated Site in Ravenswood, West Virginia
09/05/2012JPMorgan Chase Bank to Reimburse Government $1.28 Million for Cleanup of Boone County, W.Va. Superfund Site
08/20/2012EPA Awards $55,600 to Promote Deckers Creek Restoration
08/20/2012Responsible parties to pay $29.8 million in cleanup costs for Big John’s Salvage-Hoult Road Superfund Site
08/20/2012Upgrades at Fairmont Water Plant to Strengthen Public Health Protections, Help Economy
07/11/2012EPA presents $200,000 brownfields grant to help clean up former TS and T Pottery site in Chester, W. Va.
06/20/2012Homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. to Pay $741,000 Clean Water Act Penalty and Implement Company-Wide Stormwater Controls / Settlement to prevent millions of pounds of sediment and polluted stormwater runoff from entering U.S. waterways each year
06/07/2012Huntington W.Va. Settles Storm Water Violations with EPA
05/31/2012EPA Evaluates States’ Final Phase II Watershed Implementation Plans for Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
05/23/2012EPA Settlement with Follansbee Chemical Plant
Will Improve Air Quality
04/26/2012EPA Agreement with Amtrak Brings Greater Drinking Water Protections for Riders
04/12/2012EPA and American Rivers Award $1.37 Million in Grants to Restore Potomac Highlands Rivers, Clean Water
03/01/2012Welch, W.Va. Settles Clean Water Act Violations
02/08/2012Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Grants Available to Improve Chesapeake Bay Water Quality, Cities, and Towns
01/17/2012EPA recommends radon testing in January - Protect your family from the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.
11/30/2011EPA Notifies Four West Virginia Growers to Obtain Discharge Permits
11/17/2011Federal Partners Unite to Help Rural Communities with Environmental and Economic Goals
11/16/2011EPA Sponsors Free Training on Energy Audits and Healthy Home Technologies for Contractors and Home Improvement Workers
11/07/2011Attention: Contractors, Property Managers, Landlords and Anyone Working on Residential Renovation, Repair and Painting - EPA Hosts Free Webinar on Nov. 10 for Mid-Atlantic Region on Lead-Based Paint Rule
10/13/2011Pittsburgh to host emergency preparedness conference
09/14/2011Fort Belvoir to pay civil penalty for environmental violations
08/10/2011EPA Partners with Philabundance on Feds Feed Families Campaign
08/05/2011U.S. EPA, NASA Provide Summer Jobs, Challenge College Students to Solve Green Problems
07/29/2011President Obama Announces Historic 54.5 mpg Fuel Efficiency Standard
07/25/2011Delaware Native Wins Prestigious EPA Award for Protecting Wetlands
07/21/2011EPA Issues Final Guidance to Protect Water Quality in Appalachian Communities from Impacts of Mountaintop Mining / Agency to provide flexibility while protecting environment and public health
07/08/2011EPA Names DiPasquale Director of Chesapeake Bay Program
06/30/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Save Money, Reduce Air Pollution
06/07/2011EPA Announces $467,000 Investment to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in West Virginia
06/01/2011EPA Unveils Next Generation of Fuel Economy Labels
05/27/2011EPA asks West Virginia Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/14/2011Consol Energy to Pay $5.5 Million to Settle Clean Water Act Violations
03/02/2011EPA wants students to participate in Earth Day poster contest
03/01/2011Arch Coal to Pay $4 Million to Settle Clean Water Act Violations in Appalachian Mining Operations
03/01/2011EPA Selects American Rivers to Oversee $1.8 Million Awards Program in Potomac Highlands
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/08/2011EPA Submits Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan to Independent Scientists for Review / The draft plan is open to public comment
01/13/2011EPA Halts Disposal of Mining Waste to Appalachian Waters at Proposed Spruce Mine / Agency cites irreversible damage to clean water, environment in the region
12/30/2010EPA Recommends Radon Testing in January
12/30/2010Radon is 2nd leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. – Act now to reduce risk
12/29/2010EPA Establishes Landmark Chesapeake Bay 'Pollution Diet'
12/23/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near two Schools in Follansbee, West Virginia
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Outside School in Vienna, West Virginia