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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.
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
04/08/2011EPA Postpones April 13 Public Meeting and Hearing on Jordan Development Disposal Well
04/08/2011EPA Postpones April 13 Public Meeting on Clinton Landfill
04/06/2011EPA and MDEQ OK $12 Million Muskegon Lake Cleanup
03/31/2011EPA Seeks Public Comment on Draft Permits for Romulus Hazardous Waste Underground Injection Wells
03/25/2011EPA to Host Open Houses on Ten-Mile Drain Superfund Site in St. Clair Shores, Mich.
03/21/2011Media Advisory: EPA Public Hearing on Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Power Plant Wastewater Permit
03/17/2011Media availability/photo opportunity 2 p.m. today on Chicago Lakefront
03/14/2011EPA public comment period begins on proposed approval for Clinton Landfill; public meeting on April 13
03/02/2011EPA begins cleanup at site of former Testworth Labs in Columbia City, Indiana
02/28/2011Sediment field sampling to begin today in Chequamegon Bay on Lake Superior
02/25/2011Up to $40 million available from EPA for Great Lakes restoration projects
02/24/2011Open houses on Reilly Tar and Chemical site environmental investigation in St. Louis Park, Minn., March 3
02/17/2011Saginaw-Tittabawassee Rivers Contamination Community Advisory Group Meeting Rescheduled to Feb. 28; Public Comment Period Extended
02/16/2011EPA Announces Public Hearing on Clean Water Act Objection for Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Station Permit
02/10/2011EPA to sample air in homes near MLC Moraine, Ohio, Facilities; Meeting Feb. 17,
02/07/2011U.S. EPA to begin cleanup of former plating shop in Paw Paw, Michigan
02/07/2011TOMORROW: Expected Sentencing of Donald M. Patterson
02/03/2011EPA Recognizes Local Leaders For Improving Air Quality In Schools
01/26/2011EPA And Chicago Wilderness Honor Top Native Landscaping Projects
01/25/2011EPA's Game Day Challenge Tally: 11 Midwest Universities Divert 130,000 Pounds of Waste from Landfills
01/14/2011Residents invited to comment on Tittabawassee River near-term cleanup plan at meetings Jan. 18-19 in Saginaw, Mich.
01/11/2011Media Advisory: Great Lakes Advisor to Keynote Michigan Workshop; Discusses Future of GLRI
01/10/2011Public Meeting On Kalamazoo Superfund Site Set For Thursday In Kalamazoo, Mich.
01/10/2011City of Evansville, Indiana, agrees to upgrade sewer systems to comply with Clean Water Act
01/07/2011Media Advisory: Site for Beeland Injection Well Permit Public Meeting Changed
12/29/2010EPA, DOJ and Indiana reach proposed $14 million settlement on Westville, Ind., Superfund site
12/23/2010Declaración de la administradora de EPA Jackson referente a su reunión con 10 senadores estadounidenses sobre cromo (VI)
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Warren Elementary, The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center, and Neale Elementary Recommends Additional Monitoring
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Jefferson Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring in Community
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Elm Street Elementary, No Unsafe Levels of Diisocyanates, Benzene, or Other VOCs Detected
12/20/2010EPA analysis shows decrease in toxic releases across Midwestern states
12/17/2010St. Paul Coalition One Of Five Recognized By U.S. EPA For 2010 Achievements In Environmental Justice
12/17/2010EPA Issues Order For Cleanup Of Oil Spill Near Lockport, Illinois
12/14/2010EPA Responds To Pipeline Spill Near Lockport, Illinois

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