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04/22/2011North Texas Students Win President’s Environmental Youth Award
04/20/2011EPA Awards Environmental Justice Grants for Areas Affected by the BP Oil Spill - Grant projects to help protect people’s health and support ecosystem restoration in the Gulf of Mexico
04/20/2011Petersburg, Texas, Receives Grant to Replace Decommissioned Water Tank
04/20/2011EPA Awards Over $2.8 Million to Oklahoma for Water Improvement Projects
04/19/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Green Jobs Development Pilot Projects
04/14/2011EPA Awards City of Little Rock $500,000 in Climate Showcase Communities Grant
04/14/2011EPA Awards Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Over $180,000 in Climate Showcase Communities Grant
04/13/2011Lady Bug Oil Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
04/12/2011EPA Awards Over $470,000 to Fort Bend County, Texas, to Construct a Drinking Water Distribution System
04/08/2011Louisiana Receives Over $2 Million to Address Non-Point Source Pollution
04/04/2011Arkansas Receives $343,200 to Monitor and Survey Freshwater
04/04/2011Edinger Incorporated Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
03/31/2011Martin Operating Partnership, LP Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
03/22/2011Richland College Receives EPA WasteWise College/University Partner of the Year Award
03/22/2011State of Texas Awarded Over $350,000 to Conduct Wetlands Survey
03/21/2011EPA Provides Grant to Solve Wastewater Woes in Bryan, TX
03/08/2011West County Road 112 Ground Water Site Added to Superfund List
03/08/2011EPA Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites – One Proposed in New Mexico
03/07/2011CLEAN AIR PLAN FOR OKLAHOMA REDUCES POLLUTION - Provides the state with maximum flexibility, while reducing emissions that harm human health,
can trigger asthma attacks, and cause haze in our wilderness areas
03/02/2011Texas AandM Receives EPA Grant to Address Pesticides Use
03/01/2011EPA Awards Over $435,000 to Oklahoma to Aid and Develop Wetland Program
02/28/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Grants to Address Local Health and Environmental Issues
02/28/2011EPA Announces Winners of 2010 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Awards
02/25/2011EPA Orders Dona Ana County and Las Cruces to Clean Drinking Water Aquifer
02/24/2011Shreveport, LA Wastewater Manager and Supervisor Indicted By Grand Jury for Alleged Clean Water Act Violations
02/24/2011DFW Becomes First WaterSense Airport
02/22/2011EPA Awards Over $145,000 to Monitor Air in New Mexico
01/18/2011U.S. Takes Action to Protect Public Health and Enforce EPA Imminent and Substantial Endangerments Order in Southern Parker County
01/11/2011Guideco Properties LLC in Monroe Ready for Reuse
12/22/2010INEOS Olefins and Polymers USA, Transitions to Federally Approved Clean Air Act Permits
12/21/2010EPA Proposes Two Major Actions to Improve New Mexico's Environment
12/16/2010EPA to Resample Air at Temple Elementary School
12/16/2010Air Toxics Near I.C. Evans Elementary School Below Levels of Concern
12/16/2010Student Group Participates in EPA Roundtable
12/14/2010EPA Recognizes Dallas Habitat for Humanity and Dallas Sustainable Skylines Initiative for New Energy Efficient Homes
12/07/2010EPA Issues an Imminent and Substantial Endangerment Order to Protect Drinking Water in Southern Parker County
12/06/2010EPA Region 6 Compliance and Enforcement Results for 2010
12/02/2010EPA Requests Texas Issue Clean Water Act Permits
11/23/2010EPA Fines Western Refining Southwest, Inc. for
Illegally Disposing Hazardous Waste and Improper Sampling
11/22/2010United States and Mexico to Exercise Hazardous Material Release Response
11/09/2010EPA Orders Sam W. Mays, Jr., LLC to Stop Discharging
11/09/2010Air Toxics Near Lamkin Elementary School Below Levels of Concern
11/04/2010EPA Awards $150,000 to Reduce Asbestos Exposure in Louisiana
10/22/2010Flint Hills Resources, LP Agrees to Transition Its Texas Flexible Permits to Federally Approved Clean Air Act Permits - Transition affects facilities in Corpus Christi, Port Arthur and Longview
10/21/2010EPA Awards $130,000 for Emergency Response along U.S.-Mexico Border
10/21/2010EPA Orders Oakland Petroleum Operating, Inc. to Stop Discharging
10/20/2010EPA Recognizes Whole Foods Market With a Green Power Leadership Award - Whole Foods Market Receives EPA Green Power Partner of the Year Award
10/19/2010EPA Updates Its National Priorities List
of Superfund Sites – One Proposed in Texas
10/15/2010EPA Awards $200,000 to Assess Hazardous Properties in Oklahoma City
10/14/2010EPA Celebrates Cleanup of the Garland Creosoting Superfund Site
10/14/2010EPA Awards $2.4 million to Restore Coastal Habitats in the Gulf
10/13/2010ConocoPhillips Company and Sasol North America Agree to Reimburse Costs for Calcasieu Estuary, Bayou Verdine Cleanup
10/12/2010EPA Awards $470,000 to Establish Environmental Protection Programs in Tribal lands in Oklahoma and New Mexico
10/08/2010Texas receives nearly $140,000 to Protect Citizens from Asbestos
10/08/2010EPA Awards over $697,000 to Regulate Pesticides
10/07/2010EPA WaterSense Award Presented to Local Utility
10/05/2010EPA Awards over $145,000 to Protect Drinking Water in New Mexico
10/05/2010EPA Awards $150,000 to The Eight Northern Indian Pueblo Council to Clean Brownfields Properties
10/01/2010EPA Awards $450,000 RCRA Grant to New Mexico
10/01/2010$323,000 Awarded to Monitor Coastal Beaches in Louisiana
09/30/2010EPA Awarded $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Sites in Greenville, Texas
09/30/2010$470,000 Awarded to Prevent Air Pollution in New Mexico
09/29/2010EPA and ExxonMobil Settle Case for Closure of Illegal Acid Waste Impoundments
09/29/2010EPA Awards $110,000 to the Pueblo of Cochiti
09/29/2010EPA Awards Over $100,000 to the Delaware Nation of Oklahoma
09/28/2010EPA Awards $120,000 to the Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma
09/28/2010EPA Awards $120,000 to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma
09/27/2010EPA Awards $120,000 to the Wyandotte Nation of Oklahoma
09/27/2010EPA Awards $262,000 to New Mexico to Administer Water Quality Program
09/24/2010EPA Awards Over $38,000 to the Louisiana State University Agricultural Center
09/24/2010EPA Awards $174,000 to the State of Louisiana for Water Quality Monitoring
09/23/2010EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the City of Albuquerque
09/23/2010EPA Awards $120,000 to the Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma
09/22/2010EPA Awards $360,000 to the Texas Department of State Health Services
09/22/2010EPA Awards $240,000 to the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma
09/22/2010EPA Recognizes GreenChill Partners Sprouts Farmers Market and Kysor/Warren for Environmental Achievement
09/21/2010EPA Awards $120,000 to the Pueblo of San Ildefonso
09/21/2010EPA Awards Over $50,000 to the Railroad Commission of Texas
09/20/2010EPA Announces Voluntary Program for Flexible Permit Holders
09/20/2010EPA Awards Over $100,000 to the Eight Northern Indian Pueblo Council
09/20/2010EPA Awards Over $450,000 to the State of Arkansas
09/17/2010EPA Awards $200,000 to the West Central Texas Council of Governments
09/17/2010EPA Awards $127,000 to the Pueblo of Laguna
09/16/2010EPA Requests Information Related to BP Texas City Refinery Benzene Release
09/16/2010EPA Awards Over $900,000 to the Border Environment Cooperation Commission
09/16/2010EPA Awards Over $227,000 to New Mexico to Protect Residents from Radon Gas
09/07/2010Houston, Texas, and Albuquerque, New Mexico Receive $923,000 to Reduce Greenhouse Gases
08/31/2010EPA Disapproves Components of TCEQ’s Air Permitting Program
08/26/2010UPDATE: EPA Administrator Continues New Orleans Visit Commemorating Hurricane Katrina Anniversary
08/26/2010EPA Administrator Travels to New Orleans to Commemorate Hurricane Katrina Anniversary
08/24/2010Air Toxics at Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School Below Levels of Concern
08/09/2010DEQ and EPA Release Additional Results from Air Monitoring in Tulsa Area
08/09/2010EPA Announces $200,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Support Communities Directly Affected by BP Oil Spill
08/06/2010ODEQ and EPA Release Preliminary Air Monitoring
Results from Tulsa Landfill Fire
07/30/2010EPA to Hold Public Meeting on Air Regulations for the Oil and Gas Industry
07/19/2010EPA Executes Warrant in Hughes County, Oklahoma
07/15/2010EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions to the Port of Corpus Christi Authority
07/15/2010EPA Awards Over $1.4 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions to the Port of Houston Authority
07/15/2010EPA Awards $1.5 Million to Assist in Reduction of Diesel Emissions to NCTCOG
07/06/2010THURSDAY: EPA to Hold Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Fort Worth

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