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12/21/2012EPA Awards $65,000 to the Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma to Improve and Protect Its Water Quality
12/20/2012EPA Approves Clean Water Program to Oklahoma Department of Agriculture
12/18/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Arkansas GHG Program
11/30/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Public Participation Rules in Texas’ Clean-Air Plan
11/16/2012EPA Partners with Universities to Reduce Food Waste
11/16/2012Big Tex Grain Site in San Antonio is Ready for Reuse
11/15/2012Hilcorp Energy Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
11/02/2012EPA Completes Cleanup System for Soil, Water Contamination in Grants, NM
10/11/2012EPA Approves the Texas Air Permitting Program
10/09/2012EPA Awards the State of Oklahoma Over $240,000 to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos in Schools and State Buildings
10/04/2012EPA Reaches Settlement with US Ecology Texas and TD*X Associates for Violation of Federal Environmental Laws
10/04/2012EPA Awards Over $112,000 to the Peoria Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
10/03/2012EPA Awards $120,000 to the Ottawa Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
09/28/2012MONDAY: EPA Chief in New Orleans to Keynote Top Water Quality Conference
09/26/2012Alta Mesa Services, L.P., Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/26/2012EPA Presents GROW 2012! - a Procurement Outreach Workshop for Port Arthur Area Small Businesses
09/20/2012Denbury Onshore, LLC, Fined a Third Time for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/18/2012EPA Awards Over $57 Million to the Texas Water Development Board to Support the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Program
09/17/2012EPA Awards $110,000 to the Mescalero Apache Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Two sites added in Texas
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - One Site Added in Louisiana
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - One Site Added in Arkansas
09/13/2012EPA Awards UT-Austin over $1 Million for Chemical Safety Research
09/13/2012Rainbow Production Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/13/2012EPA Awards Over $2 Million to the State of Oklahoma
to Fund Nonpoint Source Pollution Projects
09/12/2012EPA Awards Over $600,000 to the State of New Mexico to Ensure Safe Drinking Water Supply
09/05/2012The Performance Operating Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/31/2012EPA Awards Over $1.1 Million to Assist In Restoration of Coastal Habitats
08/24/2012Stone Energy Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/23/2012EPA Awards Over $16.9 Million to the State of Louisiana to Assist in Funding Safe Public Drinking Water Systems
08/23/2012Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Opens Water Treatment Facility in Las Cruces
08/22/2012Petco Petroleum Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/15/2012Breck Operating Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/14/2012EPA Awards $25,000 to Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc.
to Help Protect and Restore the Basin’s Wetlands and Waterways
08/13/2012EPA Awards Over $49,000 to the LSU AgCenter to Document Expansion of the Invasive Mexican Rice Borer
08/10/2012Cox Operating, LLC, Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/07/2012National "Documerica" Environmental Photo Exhibit Comes to Dallas
08/06/2012EPA Awards $100,000 to the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority to Reduce Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico
08/03/2012EPA Awards $150,000 to Environmental Education Association of New Mexico to Improve Collaboration
08/02/2012Martin Operating Partnership in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/31/2012EPA Awards $75,000 to the Choctaw Nation to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/30/2012Federal, State and Local Officials Celebrate Continuing Redevelopment of Downtown Oklahoma City
07/27/2012EPA Awards Over $1.6 Million to the State of Oklahoma to Support Environmental Programs
07/27/2012EPA Awards Over $11 Million to the Oklahoma Water Resources Board to Support the Clean Water State Revolving Fund Program
07/20/2012Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Receives $150,000 Grant for Environmental Education
07/20/2012EPA Awards over $57,000 to Improve Water Quality and Environmental Education in San Angelo
07/19/2012EPA Awards $78,000 to the Seneca-Cayuga Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/18/2012EPA Awards Over $300,000 to the State of New Mexico to Prevent Air Pollution
07/17/2012US Liquids of Louisiana, LP, Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/16/2012Enterprise Crude Pipeline Fined for Oil Spill in Scurry County, Texas
07/13/2012Citation Oil and Gas Corporation Fined for Oil and Salt Water Discharge Into Clear Boggy Creek
07/12/2012EPA Awards Over $175,000 to the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department to Operate its Underground Injection Control Program
07/11/2012EPA Awards $175,000 to the Cherokee Nation to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/10/2012EPA Awards Over $139,000 to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission for Groundwater Protection
07/09/2012Denbury Onshore, LLC, Fined a Second Time for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/02/2012The Bonds Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
06/27/2012EPA Awards Over $59,000 to Provide Job Training that Revitalizes Urban Waters in New Orleans Lower Ninth Ward
06/25/2012Texarkana, Texas, Receives Two EPA Brownfields Grants Totaling $1.3 Million
06/21/2012EPA Announces Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grants
06/07/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Texas’ Clean Air Plan
05/24/2012EPA Awards $900,000 Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grant to Texarkana, Texas, to Improve Business Opportunities
05/24/2012EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Assessment Grants to the New Orleans Regional Planning Commission
05/24/2012
EPA Awards $350,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant to Oklahoma City to Revitalize Urban Core
05/24/2012EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Assessments Grants to the City of Irving, Texas, to Improve Public Mobility and Access
05/09/2012Encouraging Student Involvement in Environmental Science Through a $25,000 EPA Environmental Education Grant
05/09/2012EPA Awards Over $40,000 to Help Students Understand Marine Mammal Rehabilitation
05/09/2012EPA Provides More Than $20,000 in an Environmental Education Grant to Plant the Seeds of Future Forestry Careers
05/09/2012EPA Awards $77,021 for Environmental Stewardship Work
05/09/2012A $50,000 EPA Environmental Education Grant Will Teach Students to Convert Cooking Oil to Fuel
04/18/2012Southwestern University Makes the Grade in EPA’s Green Power Challenge
04/18/2012Oklahoma Universities Make the Grade in EPA’s Green Power Challenge
04/11/2012EPA Announces Top Cities in Texas with the Most Energy Star Buildings - Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Areas Rank in the Top Ten
03/26/2012EPA Orders Foster Poultry Farms to Stop Discharging Pollutants Into Louisiana Waters
03/16/2012EPA Awards Santa Fe Community College $300,000 for Environmental Job Training Program
03/16/2012EPA Orders Kevin Basham Farm to Stop Discharging Pollutants Into Louisiana Waters
03/14/2012EPA and the Delta Faucet Company Team Up to Save Water
03/13/2012EPA Proposes to Add Cibola County Mine
to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Nine hazardous waste sites added, 10 proposed
03/13/2012EPA Proposes to Add Acadia Parish Facility
to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Nine hazardous waste sites added, 10 proposed
03/13/2012EPA Proposes to Add Parker County Area
to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Nine hazardous waste sites added, 10 proposed
03/13/2012EPA Proposes to Add Phillips County Chemical Company to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Nine hazardous waste sites added, 10 proposed
03/07/2012EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the Oklahoma Department of Labor to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos
03/02/2012EPA Holds Meeting on Port Arthur Environmental Justice Showcase Community Project
02/22/2012DFW Airport Partners with EPA to Save Energy and Resources
02/10/2012EPA Awards City of Andrews, Texas, Over $380,000 to Improve Drinking Water Treatment System
02/10/2012EPA Orders Louisiana Poultry Farms to Stop Discharging
02/03/2012Corpus Christi is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/03/2012Baton Rouge is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/03/2012Port Arthur is Among Recipients of $750,000 in Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/02/2012EPA and TDSHS Warn Against Consumption of Contaminated Fish
01/25/2012EPA Awards Over $470,000 to Provide Safe, Reliable Drinking Water to Louisiana Residents
01/25/2012EPA Orders Albuquerque Racetrack to Stop Discharges to Protect Rio Grande
01/19/2012DOJ and EPA propose more time to complete Baton Rouge Sewage Treatment Plant upgrades
12/08/2011EPA Region 6 Enforcement and Compliance Results for 2011
12/07/2011Fertilizer Company Agrees to Pay $1.8 Million Penalty
to Resolve Hazardous Waste Violations
12/06/2011EPA Proposes to Remove State Marine of Port Arthur and Palmer Barge Line Superfund Sites from its Superfund List
12/05/2011Task Force Established by President Obama Releases Final Strategy for Reversing Deterioration of Gulf Ecosystem - USDA $50 million financial assistance for restoration projects announced as Task Force efforts shift from planning to action
11/29/2011Four Groups in EPA Region 6 Receive More than $3.1 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions
11/16/2011University of Central Oklahoma receives EPA’s
Green Power Leadership Award
11/15/2011EPA Approves Redesignation of Baton Rouge Area to Attainment for Ozone
11/15/2011EPA and GSA Regional Administrators Tour Certified Electronics Recycling Facility in Dallas

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