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05/07/2013School Siting Workshop to be held in Atlanta, Ga.
04/25/2013EPA Awards $198,032 to Central Florida Regional Planning Council to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to The Enterprise Center, Inc. to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/24/2013Craigmont High School in Memphis, Tenn. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/24/2013North Carolina Area Health Education Center Building in Chapel Hill, N.C. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/24/2013EPA to Hold 2013 National Brownfields Conference at Georgia World Congress Center
04/24/2013Hemphill Water Treatment Plant in Atlanta, Ga. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/23/2013University of Florida in Gainesville, FL wins First Prize for Large Institutions RainWorks Challenge
04/23/2013EPA Regional Administrator and Mayor Reed to Join Hundreds in Atlanta Earth Day Cleanup; Clark Howard to Emcee Program at Centennial Park
04/22/2013EPA to Recognize Toyota Manufacturing in Blue Springs, Miss with 2013 Energy Star Partner of the Year award
04/19/2013OP-ED: Earth Day 2013 - A Conversation on Climate
04/15/2013Haywood Vocational Opportuities, Inc. to Receive the EPA Region 4 “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
04/09/2013
EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Mississippi State University
03/26/2013Federal Court Approves Settlement of Environmental Claims Against Weylchem US, Inc. Facilities in Elgin and Lugoff, South Carolina
03/26/2013Six North Carolina Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/26/2013Three Tennessee Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/26/2013Five Kentucky Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/26/2013Seven Georgia Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/26/2013Manitowoc Foodservice in New Port Richey, Florida Receives 2013 Energy Star Award
03/26/2013South Carolina Electric and Gas Company in Cayce, South Carolina Receives 2013 Energy Star Award
03/12/2013Miami Makes List of Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/12/2013Charlotte Makes List of Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
03/12/2013Atlanta Ranks 5th on List of Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States
03/06/2013EPA to Discuss Community Coalition Formation in North Birmingham
03/05/2013Regional Administrator Fleming Marks Women’s History Month at the Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy in Atlanta, GA
02/22/2013EPA’s Gulf of Mexico Program to Hold Environmental Justice Conference in Biloxi, MS
02/22/2013EPA Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe to visit Atlanta, Discuss Administration’s Commitment to STEM Education and Green Jobs
02/12/2013Chattanooga, TN among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Fort Lauderdale, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Lake Worth, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Atlanta among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Pompano, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/12/2013Bowling Green and Zolfo Springs, FL among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/04/2013EPA Proposing to Redesignate Atlanta Area to Attainment for Ozone
01/30/2013Coca-Cola/Hickory Ridge and Watauga County Landfill Projects Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
01/24/2013EPA and MDEQ to Meet with Stakeholders regarding Soil Cleanup and Land Use plans at the Picayune Wood Treating Site
01/23/2013EPA to Host Third Chemtronics Superfund Site CAG Formation Meeting
01/15/2013THURSDAY- EPA to Hold Public Info Sessions in Tampa on Agency’s Proposed Rules to Limit Nutrient Pollution in Florida
01/10/2013EPA Officials Address Community Concerns Surrounding the Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
01/09/2013EPA Signs Memorandum of Agreement with the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
01/09/2013EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
01/02/2013Kentucky Utilities to Spend Millions in Settlement to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations in Environmental Justice Community
12/12/2012EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Georgia Southern University
12/12/2012Work to Begin at Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
12/06/2012EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast
12/05/2012Work to Begin at Admiral Home Appliances Superfund Alternative Site in Williston, SC
12/03/2012Academic Institutions Establish Agreement To Implement Sustainable Practices On Campus And In Communities
12/03/2012EPA Awards Over $100,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition
11/30/2012EPA Approves Florida’s Rules to Protect Waterways from Nutrient Pollution
11/15/2012EPA Awards More Than $5.3 Million for Research Fellowships
11/07/2012EPA Announces the Excellence in Site Reuse Award at the Calhoun Park Area Site, Charleston County, South Carolina
10/17/2012EPA Announces Opportunity to Apply for 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
Up to Five Awards Available in Southeast
10/11/2012EPA and TDEC Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/10/2012TOMORROW: EPA and TDEC to Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/05/2012EPA and TDEC to Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/04/2012Lowe’s Among EPA’s WaterSense Partners of the Year
Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012Home Depot Honored for Educating Employees About WaterSense
Helping Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
09/28/2012Florida International University to Collaborate with EPA on Green Initiatives
09/24/2012EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
09/19/2012EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards
09/19/2012Georgia Tech, Mississippi State and the University of South Florida Among Recipients of
$9 Million to Examine Extreme Weather
09/12/2012Hypoxia Task Force Launches New Monitoring Efforts to Track Water Quality Improvements
Task force includes Mississippi, Kentucky, Tennessee and other states
09/12/2012EPA Partnering with Frankfort, Ky., Other Capitals on Green Design
09/11/2012Waste Reduction Technology Demonstration at EPA Regional Office in Atlanta
09/10/2012EPA, North Carolina AandT State University, Bennett College, and the United Negro College Fund Host Third Symposium on Sustainable Environmental Practices at Colleges and Universities
09/06/2012EPA Awards $1.5 Million to Universities for Sustainable Drinking Water Treatment Methods; University of Gainesville Among Recipients
09/06/2012EPA Opens Registration for Campus RainWorks Design Challenge Competition
08/30/2012MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Meet with Residents of the Edisto Court Neighborhood
08/29/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta Celebrate Third Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities
08/28/2012EPA Requests Proposals for $216,000 Environmental Education Grant
08/27/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta to Mark Partnership for Sustainable Communities Third Anniversary
08/23/2012Southeast diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
08/21/2012EPA Regional Administrator to speak at the 7th Annual Georgia Environmental Conference
08/20/2012High Expectations Associated with Region 4 Environmental Justice Conference
08/13/2012EPA To Hold Environmental Justice Conference in Atlanta, GA
08/10/2012EPA Announces Public Comment Period for TVA Phase 3 Clean-up Plan
08/06/2012EPA Orders a Stop Sale of D-Mand Better Products, LLC.
08/03/2012Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
07/24/2012EPA Provides $950,000 to Improve Water Quality Using Green Infrastructure in 17 Communities; $50,000 Each Awarded to Cities of Atlanta, Ga. and Beaufort, S.C.
07/19/2012TODAY: EPA Holding Public Meeting Regarding Lee’s Lane Landfill Site in Louisville, Ky.
07/17/2012U.S. and Tennessee Announce Clean Water Act Agreement with the City of Chattanooga
07/14/2012EPA and the Georgia Force Encourage Metro Atlanta Take the "Change the World with ENERGY STARŪ" Pledge
07/12/2012EPA and the Georgia Force Encourage Metro Atlanta to Take the “Change the World with ENERGY STARŪ” Pledge
06/26/2012EPA Awards $50,000 to Chattahoochee Riverkeeper to Expand Atlanta Neighborhood Water Watch; Other Grants Awarded in Tenn., Ky. and N.C.
06/25/2012TOMORROW: EPA to Award Urban Waters Grant in Atlanta
06/21/2012TUESDAY: EPA to Award Urban Waters Grant in Atlanta
06/21/2012Durham, NC selected for Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grant
06/18/2012Media Advisory: EPA Promotes Development of Environmental Learning through a Partnership with Kentucky State University
06/13/2012EPA Announces Florida Permits to Restore Everglades Water Quality Satisfy Agency Objections
06/12/2012EPA to Co-Host Black Leaf Chemical Public Meeting
06/12/2012GREENVILLE, HAVELOCK AND WILSON, NORTH CAROLINA TO RECEIVE BROWNFIELDS GRANT FOR COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION
06/06/2012EPA Awards City of Tampa and Brooksville a total of $800,000 to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites through New Multi-Purpose Grant Approach
06/06/2012EPA Awards City of Orlando and Casselberry a total of $600,000 to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites through New Multi-Purpose Grant Approach
05/31/2012Atlanta Will Get More Time to Complete Sewer Upgrades/City, state and federal government reach proposed agreement to extend the deadline to 2027
05/24/2012$1 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Florida
05/24/2012$1.9 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Kentucky
05/24/2012$800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
05/24/2012$1.2 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Mississippi

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