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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
04/12/2012U.S. Announces Settlement Against Chicago Owners and Management Companies
03/22/2012U.S. EPA: Further Evaluation Needed to Determine Safety of PCB Disposal at Clinton Landfill
03/14/2012EPA Proposes the West Troy Contaminated Aquifer site in Ohio for Superfund National Priorities List
03/14/2012EPA Proposes Bautsch-Gray Mine in Illinois for Superfund National Priorities List
02/17/2012Cleanup Brings Milwaukee Area of Concern Closer to Restoration, Delivers Results Under Great Lakes Initiative
01/26/2012EPA Announces Comment Period for Injection Well Permit Changes in Wright County, Minn.
01/03/2012EPA ANNOUNCES 2011 ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GRANTS
12/29/2011City of South Bend agrees to improve sewer system to address Clean Water Act violations
12/14/2011U.S. Clean Water Act Settlement in Chicago to Reduce Sewage Overflows
12/08/2011EPA Enforcement Cuts 300 Million Pounds of Pollution in Great Lakes Region
11/15/2011EPA and GSA highlight "eCycling" on America Recycles Day
11/08/2011EPA releases final report on air toxics monitoring near Whitwell Elementary School
11/07/2011U.S. EPA approves new water quality standards for Chicago River System
10/07/2011EPA announces funding to restore Great Lakes and put people back to work
10/06/2011EPA announces funding to restore northern Lake Michigan and put people back to work
10/06/2011EPA issues cleanup directive to Enbridge
10/05/2011EPA Announces Funding to Restore Lake Michigan and Put People Back to Work
10/03/2011Great Lakes Week events scheduled for Detroit, Oct. 11-14
10/03/2011EPA announces funding to restore Lake Erie and put people back to work
09/26/2011EPA Approves New EGT Permits with Strict Conditions
09/15/2011EPA adds Gary site to Superfund National Priorities List
09/15/2011EPA adds Sandoval, Illinois, site to Superfund National Priorities List
09/02/2011EPA Announces 12 Great Lakes Restoration Investments in Michigan
08/26/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants For Detroit, Michigan

08/24/2011EPA Awards Job Training Grant to Saint Paul Port Authority
08/23/2011EPA’s $6 Million Challenge to Restore Great Lakes and Create Jobs
08/18/2011EPA Announces New Hearing and Comment Period For Team Completions Underground Disposal Permit Near Traverse City, Mich.
08/17/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments in Wisconsin
Grants Will Help Tackle Invasive Species, Protect Beaches
08/15/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants in Illinois
08/15/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments In Indiana
08/12/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants in Traverse City, Michigan
08/11/2011Public Meeting on Enbridge Pipeline Spill in Marshall, Michigan, August 17, 6:30 p.m.
08/08/2011EPA Announces First 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments with $4.5 MILLION IN OHIO
07/26/2011EPA Selects Cleanup Plan for Tittabawassee River Island
07/22/2011Public Meeting on Temporary Cleanup Plan for Ten-Mile Drain Superfund Site
07/20/2011$2.1 Million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative shoreline project lays groundwork for taking White Lake off Area of Concern list
06/30/2011EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Clinton Landfill to Aug. 14
06/23/2011Cleanup Complete at Markham, Illinois, Dump Site
06/21/2011Public Meeting on Cleanup Plan for Milwaukee's Burnham Canal
06/20/2011Public Meeting on Cleanup Plan for Minnesota's Cass Lake Superfund Site
06/15/2011EPA: Belding, Michigan Does Not Meet New Air Standards for Lead
06/15/2011EPA: Chicago’s Pilsen Neighborhood Does Not Meet New Air Standard for Lead
06/15/2011EPA Announces Partnership for First-Ever Great Lakes Week
06/13/2011EPA and Regional Leaders to Announce October's Great Lakes Week
06/07/2011EPA issues action plan to protect residents in Tittabawassee flood plain
06/06/2011EPA Administrator Announces $2.9 Million to Clean Up Contaminated Sites and Revitalize Michigan Communities
06/03/2011Monday: EPA Chief in Lansing to Announce National Investments to Revitalize Communities
05/26/2011Meeting on Grand Calumet River Cleanup June 2
05/16/2011EPA and MDEQ Public Hearing and Information Sessions on Romulus Hazardous Waste Facility and Injection Wells
05/12/2011EPA: Upgraded Water Quality Standards needed for portions of Chicago area waterway system
05/03/2011EPA to Hold Public Hearing in Chicago on National Standard for Mercury Pollution from Power Plants
05/03/2011EPA Photo-Op at Walters School in Marshall, Michigan
04/25/2011EPA Seeks Comment on Cleanup Plan For A Tittabawassee River Island
04/25/2011Public Meeting on Kalamazoo River Superfund Site Wednesday, April 27
04/21/2011EPA to host public meeting on Kerr McGee Kress Creek cleanup in West Chicago, Illinois
04/14/2011EPA to Restart Work on South Minneapolis Superfund Site; Open Houses Planned for April 20-21
04/12/2011Media Advisory: EPA Will Present President’s Environmental Youth Award to Mother McAuley High School Students
04/12/2011EPA to Hold Public Meeting April 14 on Cleanup of Former Crown Laundry Site in Indianapolis

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