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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
05/24/2012$1.1 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in South Carolina
05/24/2012$1.4 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
05/24/2012$900,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in DeKalb County, GA
05/24/2012EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/22/2012Okeanos Technologies, LLC in Covington, KY Awarded More than $79,000 for Low Cost Desalination Research
05/22/2012ThornProducts, LLC in Melbourne Beach, FL Awarded $80,000 for Low Cost Wireless Transmission Method
05/21/2012NASCAR and EPA Partner on Green Initiatives
05/18/2012Soil Cleanup to Begin at Smalley-Piper Superfund Site in Collierville, TN
05/16/2012Media Advisory: EPA Promotes Development of Environmental Learning through a Partnership with Alabama State University
05/01/2012Mission Health in Asheville, N.C. Wins 2012 National Environmental Leadership Award
05/01/2012EPA to partner with Cobb and Douglas Public Health to Raise Awareness about Asthma
05/01/2012EPA to partner with the Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness to Raise Awareness about Asthma
04/26/2012EPA Awards Three Universities in the Southeast with Grants to Develop Innovative Environmental Solutions
04/23/2012EPA, City of Atlanta and more than 600 Citizens to Cleanup Downtown on April 24 for Earth Day
04/20/2012Earth Day Op-Ed: No Act Is Ever Wasted
04/20/2012EPA Region 4 Announces Award Recipient of 2011 Presidents Environmental Youth Award (PEYA)
04/20/2012EPA Orders a Stop Sale of Zep, Inc. Disinfectant for Use in Hospitals
04/19/2012Media Advisory: EPA Promotes Development of Environmental Learning through a Partnership with Tuskegee University
04/16/2012EPA to Hold Three Public Hearings on 36 Kentucky Coal Mine Permits
04/11/2012Miami Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
04/11/2012Atlanta Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
04/11/2012Charlotte Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
04/11/2012Tampa Ranks in Top 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings
04/09/2012Top EPA and USDA Officials to Tour Farm in Mississippi Where Water Pollution Reduction Strategies Are Being Implemented/Tour is Part of Meeting in Memphis to Discuss National Agency Priorities
04/06/2012EPA to hold a Public Meeting for the Sonford Products Site in Flowood, MS
04/03/2012EPA Settles Lawsuit Against North Georgia Landowner for Violations of the Clean Water Act
04/03/2012EPA Announces Director for Gulf of Mexico Program
03/29/2012EPA and Partners Challenge Downtown Community to Clean Up Atlanta this Earth Day
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing Six Organizations in North Carolina
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing three Organizations in Tennessee
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing two Organizations in Georgia
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing Six Organizations in Kentucky
03/19/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing two Organizations in Florida
03/19/2012EPA Continues Cleanup of Mercury Spill at Putnam Middle School in Irondale,
03/19/2012Mold and Lead Workshop to be held in Birmingham, Alabama
03/16/2012TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Speak at Women’s History Month Event Hosted by Congressman John Lewis
03/14/2012EPA and Scholastic Offer Spanish version of "The Magic School Bus Gets Cleaned Up"/Children's book teaches science and environmental awareness.
03/13/2012EPA Encourages Americans to Save Water During Fix a Leak Week/ WaterSense Partner of the Year Delta Faucet Company Fixes Leaks at 2 Marietta, Ga., Shelters
03/13/2012EPA Adds Four Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 3 Sites
03/13/2012EPA Orders Votran to Stop the Application of an Antimicrobial Pesticide to Fog Its Vehicles
03/09/2012EPA WaterSense Partner of the Year Delta Faucet to Help Two Marietta, Ga., Shelters Save Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/09/2012EPA to Launch the “Magic School Bus Gets Cleaned Up” Spanish Version
03/06/2012EPA to Hold Public Availability Session Regarding Macon Naval Ordnance Plant Site, Macon, GA
03/02/2012SUNDAY: EPA Chief to Speak at Brown Chapel as a Part of 12th Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage Events
02/27/2012EPA Regional Administrator to Speak at the Sixth Annual GIPPY Awards
02/27/2012Sumter Coatings Inc. to Pay Civil Penalty for Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Violations
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates the Mercer County School District in Kentucky as an ENERGY STAR Leader
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates Talladega County School District Alabama as an ENERGY STAR Leader
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates Florida ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates North Carolina ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/24/2012EPA Celebrates Georgia ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/22/2012EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Holcomb Creosote Site, Yadkinville, NC
02/17/2012EPA to Host Third Public Meeting on Floyds Fork Pollution Control Plan
02/16/2012EPA Orders Mississippi Phosphates Corporation of Pascagoula, MS to Correct Problems at their Facility
02/15/2012EPA Orders SIC Technologies in Atlanta, GA to Correct Problems at its Facility
02/10/2012Georgia Perimeter College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
02/09/2012Seventeen Montgomery Public Schools to be Recognized for Earning EPA's ENERGY STAR
02/06/2012Onslow County, NC is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/06/2012Greensboro, NC is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/06/2012Dunwoody, GA is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/06/2012Daytona Beach, FL is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/06/2012Wakulla County, FL is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/02/2012EPA Regional Administrator to Speak at Local RecycleMania Tournament Kick-off
01/30/2012TODAY: Meharry Medical College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/27/2012Meharry Medical College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/26/2012Agreement Reached to Address Contamination at CTS Site in Asheville, NC
01/26/2012EPA to Hold Public Availability Sessions Concerning Actions in Areas of North Birmingham
01/20/2012MONDAY: EPA Acting Water Chief to Highlight Successful Water Projects in Henry County and West Atlanta
01/19/2012Asthma and Radon Workshop to be held in Birmingham, Alabama
01/18/2012Benedict College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/18/2012Bennett College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/17/2012North Carolina AandT State University and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/06/2012TODAY: EPA Chief and other Obama Administration Officials to Discuss Progress and Plans for Everglades Restoration at Everglades Coalition Conference in Stuart, FL
01/05/2012EPA Chief and other Obama Administration Officials to Discuss Progress and Plans for Everglades Restoration at Everglades Coalition Conference in Stuart, FL
01/05/2012TODAY: EPA Chief in Miami to highlight water and energy savings at new green building development
01/04/2012TOMORROW: EPA Chief in Miami to highlight water and energy savings at new green building development
12/09/2011EPA Awards Six Environmental Justice Grants in the Southeast / Also announces solicitation for 2012 grants
12/08/2011Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Costs of Restoration and Civil Penalties Total Nearly $1 Million
12/06/2011Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Penalties Total More Than $180,000
12/05/2011EPA and JCDH to host a public meeting on North Birmingham, AL Air Quality
12/05/2011TOMORROW: EPA EPA Chief to Discuss Environmental Protection, Jobs At Duke University

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