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04/16/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Permit for Carbon Sequestration Injection Well in Decatur, Illinois
03/31/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Carbon Sequestration Permits in Central Illinois
03/27/2014Southeast Michigan Receives Two EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grants
03/26/2014U.S. EPA Continues Response to the BP Whiting Oil Spill
03/25/2014U.S. EPA Response to the BP Whiting Oil Spill
03/18/2014Northern Ohio Receives Four EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grants
03/12/2014Racine Receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
03/12/2014Milwaukee Receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
03/12/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Mahomet Aquifer Designation
02/27/2014Green Bay receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
02/25/2014EPA Announces 11 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $5 Million to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
02/20/2014Duluth receives U.S. EPA’s first Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
12/19/2013EPA Settles Cases Against Two Eastern Sandusky County Companies for Chemical Reporting Violations
12/18/2013EPA Adds Three Indiana Sites to Superfund Cleanup List
11/20/2013EPA Awards Four Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Reduce Health Risks from Eating Great Lakes Fish
11/13/2013EPA Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant to Ohio Lake Erie Commission to Study Causes of Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia
11/07/2013EPA ANNOUNCES GRANT TO KEWEENAW BAY INDIAN COMMUNITY TO REDUCE HEALTH RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH CONTAMINANTS IN FISH
11/07/2013EPA Completes Cleanup of Former Lead Smelter Site in Pilsen
11/07/2013EPA Completes Cleanup of Quincy Smelter at Torch Lake Superfund Site
11/05/2013EPA and City of Ishpeming Complete Work in Deer Lake Area of Concern

09/16/2013EPA Strengthens S.S. Badger Consent Decree in Response to Public Comments; Penalties Increased for Failing to Cease Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan at End of 2014 Sailing Season
09/12/2013Construction of Foundation for Cat Island Restoration Project Nears Completion
09/11/2013EPA Announces First 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant and Priorities at Great Lakes Week
09/03/2013EPA Requires HA International to Reduce Hazardous Air Emissions at Illinois Facility

08/22/2013EPA Awards $1 Million Brownfield Grant to Downriver Community Conference in Southeast Michigan
08/22/2013U.S. EPA Announces Brownfield Grants for Genesee County and Mott Community College in Flint
08/16/2013EPA Requires Bad River Band to Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations
07/31/2013EPA to Clean Up Final Section of Portage Creek in Kalamazoo
07/30/2013ENBRIDGE BEGINS NEW DREDGING PROJECT ON KALAMAZOO RIVER TO COMPLY WITH EPA ORDER
07/26/2013EPA Offers $8.5 Million to U.S. Great Lakes Shoreline Cities for Green Infrastructure Projects
07/15/2013Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
07/09/2013Media Advisory: EPA Will Hold Public Meeting at Kent State about Health Study
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Northeast Ohio Beaches
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Milwaukee Area Beaches
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Northwest Indiana Beaches
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Rochester Area Beaches
06/21/2013EPA and MPCA to Provide More than $3 Million to Restore the St. Louis River
06/14/2013EPA Announces "Cleanup Complete" at Sheboygan River Area of Concern
06/11/2013EPA Announces Brownfield Grants for Wausau
06/11/2013U.S. EPA Awards $600,000 of Brownfield Grants to Green Bay
06/05/2013Mahtomedi High School Student Project Wins President’s Environmental Youth Award
05/14/2013Federal Agencies Expand Urban Waterway Revitalization Efforts in Western Lake Erie Basin
05/13/2013Federal Agencies Seek Input to Update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
04/22/2013IIT wins EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/22/2013Clean Air Act Settlement with Wisconsin Utilities to Reduce Emissions by More Than 50,000 Tons Annually
04/01/2013Settlement with Dominion Energy Reduces Harmful Pollution in Three States Including Illinois and Indiana
03/22/2013S.S. Badger Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan to Cease by End of 2014 Sailing Season
03/14/2013EPA Orders Enbridge to Perform Additional Dredging to Remove Oil from Kalamazoo River
02/25/2013EPA Settles with Geneva Energy on Clean Air Act Violations; Tire-burning Facility to Close
01/31/2013U.S. EPA and State of Illinois announce settlement with H. Kramer; company will spend $3 million to reduce air pollution
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
01/14/2013EPA Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Modification of Veolia’s Air Pollution Permit
11/15/2012EPA Announces Regional Food Recovery Challenge Awards on America Recycles Day
10/31/2012EPA Reaches Final Agreement with Carmeuse Lime to Control Dust from its Chicago Plant
10/04/2012EPA Awards Grants to Protect Women and Children from Mercury in Great Lakes Fish
10/04/2012EPA Awards Grant to Protect Women and Children from Mercury in Lake Superior Fish
10/03/2012EPA: More Work Needed to Clean up Enbridge Oil Spill in Kalamazoo River
10/02/2012EPA Awards 21 Grants to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes Basin
09/27/2012EPA Awards Grants in Michigan and Ohio to Improve Water Quality and Reduce Algal Blooms in the Great Lakes
09/20/2012EPA Announces $1.3 Million for Brownfield Cleanups and Job Training in Milwaukee
09/19/2012EPA Awards Grant to Product Stewardship Institute to Reduce Releases of Mercury in Great Lakes Basin
09/19/2012EPA Awards Grant to Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy to Reduce Releases of Toxic Chemicals in Great Lakes Basin
09/19/2012EPA Awards Grant to Hope College to Reduce Releases of Toxic Flame-Retardant Chemicals in Great Lakes Basin
09/13/2012EPA Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants of $1.7 Million to Cleveland Area
09/10/2012Follow EPA on Facebook and Twitter during Great Lakes Week in Cleveland, Sept. 10-13
09/06/2012EPA, Illinois and Local Officials Announce Major Dredging Project at Waukegan Harbor
08/28/2012EPA Announces 2012 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Make Beaches Safer in Michigan and Wisconsin
08/27/2012EPA Announces More than $1 Million for MSU and Michigan Tech to Examine Extreme Weather Impacts
08/27/2012EPA Announces $748,902 for Ohio State University to Examine Extreme Weather Impacts
08/21/2012EPA Announces Brownfields Grants
08/17/2012EPA Comments on We Energies Plan to Convert to Natural Gas at Valley Power Plant
08/15/2012EPA Announces Over $50 Million for Final Projects Needed to Remove Sheboygan River Area of Concern from Great Lakes Cleanup List
08/07/2012EPA Reaches Agreement with Carmeuse Lime to Control Dust from its Chicago Plant
08/07/2012EPA Proposes No Further Action at Campmarina Manufactured Gas Plant in Sheboygan; Public Meeting on Aug. 8
08/03/2012Supervisor of Michigan Town Sentenced to Three Years in Prison
07/30/2012EPA Public Hearing on Wetland Fill Permit Application for County Road 595 in Marquette, Michigan
07/25/2012EPA APPROVES WISCONSIN’S PHOSPHORUS PROGRAM
07/23/2012EPA Reaches Agreement with Park Nicollett Health Services; Company Will Fund Lead Abatement in Low-Income Housing
07/12/2012EPA Awards Grant to Cleveland Botanical Garden to Use Vacant Lots to Protect Water Quality
07/11/2012EPA FINISHES LEAD CLEANUP AT RESIDENCE IN KENT COUNTY, MICHIGAN
07/05/2012EPA Seeks Candidates for Advisory Board On Great Lakes Issues
06/27/2012EPA Agreement with BASF Corp. on Air Pollution from Wyandotte Plant Brings Clean Diesel Project to Wayne County
06/21/2012Kalamazoo River and Morrow Lake to Open
06/15/2012EPA Awards $6 Million to Ishpeming to Stop Mercury Contamination, Remove Deer Lake Area of Concern from Great Lakes Cleanup List
06/11/2012Great Lakes Initiative Cleanup Helps Restore Grand Calumet River
06/07/2012EPA Announces $850,000 in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Duluth; State to Receive a Total of $2,650,000 in Grants and Loans
06/06/2012EPA Announces $1.8 million in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in St. Paul; State to Receive a total of $2,650,000 in Grants and Loans
06/05/2012EPA Completes Cleanup of Over 600 South Minneapolis Homes Ahead of Schedule
05/31/2012EPA Announces $650,000 Grant to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Southeast Michigan; State to Receive a Total $3.2 Million in Grants and Loans
05/31/2012EPA Forms First Advisory Board on Great Lakes Issue
05/30/2012EPA Announces $3.8 million to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites Through New Multi-Purpose Grant Approach
05/29/2012EPA Announces $4.2 Million in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Wisconsin
05/29/2012EPA Announces $2.8 Million in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Ohio
05/29/2012EPA Announces $4.4 Million in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Indiana
05/29/2012EPA Announces $3.1 Million in Grants to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Illinois
05/24/2012EPA Recognizes Ohio Student’s Environmental Project
05/14/2012Cleanup Brings Muskegon Lake Area of Concern Closer to Restoration, Delivers Results Under Great Lakes Initiative
05/03/2012McDonald’s Joins EPA List of Top 50 Green-Powered Organizations
05/03/2012Cleveland to Host Great Lakes Week in 2012
04/19/2012Up To $20 Million Available From EPA for 2012 Great Lakes Restoration Projects

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