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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
12/13/2010Federal, State and Local Partners Finish Ottawa River Cleanup
12/13/2010EPA/Ohio EPA Cancel Event Today at Ottawa River Yacht Club
12/10/2010EPA seeks public comment on injection well permit for Beeland Group
12/09/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA and Partners Finish Ottawa River Legacy Act Cleanup
12/07/2010U.S. EPA Finishes Cleanup At Cadie Auto Salvage In Belvidere, Ill.
12/06/2010Region 5 EPA Announces 2010 Enforcement and Compliance Results
12/02/2010EPA Extends Comment Period On Proposed Cleanup Plan For Grand Traverse Overall Supply Superfund Site
11/16/2010Public Meeting On Fox River Superfund Site Set For Thursday In Green Bay, Wis.
11/15/2010U.S. EPA Begins Demolition Of Former Plating Shop On Chicago's North Side
11/12/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. EPA hosts public hearing in Chicago on E15 pump label regulation
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Abraham Lincoln Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring in Community
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near East Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring for Manganese in East Liverpool, Ohio
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Life Skills of Trumbull County and the Academy of Arts and Sciences, Recommends Additional Monitoring
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Spain Elementary, No Unsafe Levels of Benzene; 1,3 –Butadiene; or Other VOCs Detected
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Lincoln Park Elementary School, No Unsafe Levels of Nickel, Cobalt, Hexavalent Chromium or Other Toxic Metals Detected
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Lincoln Elementary School, No Unsafe Levels of Manganese, Nickel or Other Toxic Metals Detected
11/03/2010EPA announces expo and public meeting on Marshall, Mich. oil spill
11/02/2010Oregon Holdings Fined for Filling in Wetlands Near Toledo
10/26/2010EPA Reaches Agreement with Lakeside Lithography to Reduce Air Pollution and Abate Lead in Chicago’s Pilsen Neighborhood
10/21/2010First Phase Grand Cal Great Lakes Legacy Act Cleanup Complete
10/19/2010Milford, Ohio Aquifer Site Proposed To Be Added To Superfund National Priorities List
10/19/2010EPA Begins Cleanup At Pickens Plating Superfund Site In Albion, Mich.
10/18/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants For Northeastern Minnesota Announced In Duluth, Minn.
10/15/2010EPA Awards $4 Million For Brownfields
10/15/2010EPA Invites Public To Discuss Ongoing Investigation And Cleanup At Hegler Zinc Smelter Site
10/15/2010Soil Testing To Begin Again At NL Industries-Taracorp Superfund Site In Granite City, Illinois
10/14/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency To Announce $4 Million For Brownfields
10/14/2010EPA Finishes Slag Cleanup At Kokomo Recovery Act Site
10/12/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U. S. Environmental Protection Agency and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Seek Public Input on New Fuel Economy Labels
10/08/2010EPA WaterSense Award presented to local manufacturers
10/07/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: Community to celebrate Recovery Act-funded cleanup of Jacobsville Superfund site in Evansville, Ind.
10/07/2010THURSDAY: EPA invites public to hear about progress on Enbridge oil spill cleanup
10/07/2010EPA Recognizes Supervalu for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
10/06/2010EPA To Hold Public Meeting To Discuss Cleanup Plan For Ashland Superfund Site
09/30/2010Today, THURSDAY: EPA Hosts (TELEPHONE ONLY) Government Press Briefing on Ongoing Enbridge Oil Spill Response
09/29/2010Ottawa Lead Contamination Cleanup To Begin
09/27/2010EPA adds Ten-Mile Drain site to Superfund's National Priorities List
09/27/2010EPA: Allegan County in Michigan now meets smog standards
09/24/2010Grants awarded in Michigan for President’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
09/23/2010Media Advisory: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants For Michigan

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