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04/17/2015Settlement For $8.75 Million Reached at Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site in North Providence, R.I.
04/15/2015Stamford, Conn. Property Management Firm to Pay Fine and Take Measures to Protect Children from Lead-Based Paint in EPA Settlement
04/09/2015EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities
04/06/2015EPA Honors New England’s 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year
04/06/2015EPA Settlement Protects Soil and Groundwater in Lawrence, Mass.
03/31/2015Three Massachusetts Students Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/31/2015UNH Student Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/31/2015Univ. of New Haven Student Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/27/2015EPA Awards Funding for Brownfield Cleanup Planning in Lawrence and New Bedford, Mass. and Portland, Maine
03/27/2015EPA Action Ensures that Runoff Doesn’t Harm Nearby Streams at North Reading, Mass. Construction Site
03/26/2015New England Organizations Step Up for EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge and Help to Reduce Food Waste
03/25/2015Boston Back in Top 10 of U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings
03/24/2015EPA Proposes Mass. Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/02/2015R.I. Officials, EPA Celebrate Successful Climate Showcase Communities Partnership
02/24/2015Two New England Businesses and One Individual Recognized by EPA for Climate Leadership
02/18/2015EPA Completes Review of Merrimack, N.H. Superfund Site
02/13/2015Three Connecticut School Bus Fleets Get EPA Funds for Lower Emission Buses
02/13/2015Barre, Vermont School District Gets EPA Funds for Lower Emission Buses
02/13/2015New Hampshire School District Gets EPA Funds for Lower Emission Bus
02/11/2015City of Attleboro, Mass. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015N.H. Dept. of Environmental Services Civil Servant Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/09/2015Manchester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/09/2015City of East Providence, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015UMASS-Lowell Professor Recognized by EPA for Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Service
02/09/2015Concord, N.H. area Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015East Providence, R.I. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Town of Hanover, N.H. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015City of Newport, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Medfield, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Hampton, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Block Island Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/05/2015EPA Welcomes New “Top Cop” for Criminal Enforcement Program in New England
02/03/2015Scituate and Newburyport, Mass. to Receive EPA Technical Assistance to Meet their Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
02/03/2015Damariscotta, Maine to Receive EPA Technical Assistance to Meet their Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/30/2015EPA Highlights Green Sports Initiatives at Killington Resort
01/29/2015Nomination Period Extended for EPA’s Annual New England Environmental Merit Awards - New Deadline is Feb. 6, 2015
01/26/2015Southern Maine Counties Included in the Federal Reformulated Gasoline Program
01/22/2015Medford, Mass. Company Settles with EPA for Oil Spill
01/05/2015EPA Will Review 24 Hazardous Site Cleanups during 2015
12/23/2014Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards-Deadline is January 30, 2015
12/19/2014New England Ski Companies Reminded that Oil Spill Prevention Protects the Environment
12/18/2014EPA Announces 2013 Report Card Grade for the Mystic River Watershed
12/16/2014This Season, Let’s Celebrate Clean Water
12/16/2014EPA Applauds Work of Bennington College Students to Help Community Increase Energy Efficiency, Battle Climate Change
12/15/2014Dorchester, Mass. Landlords Will Remove Lead Hazards from Residential Properties under EPA Settlement
12/08/2014Maine Pulp Mill and Connecticut Cardboard Manufacturing Company Settle Clean Water Act Violations
12/04/2014EPA Settlement Requires Biddeford, Maine Company to Buy Emergency Response Equipment for Local Fire Department
12/03/2014Unity, Maine Selected for “Local foods, Local Places” Program
12/01/2014EPA Issues First “Re-use” Awards for New England Superfund Sites
11/26/2014As Wood Stove Changeout Program Brings Cleaner Air to Southeastern New England, EPA Offers Advice for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/25/2014EPA Completes Reviews of 25 New England Site Cleanups during FY2014
11/25/2014Comment Period Extended until Jan. 14, 2015 for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Nuclear Metals Superfund Site in Concord, Mass.; Public Hearing will be Wed. Dec. 10
11/19/2014$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound
11/19/2014EPA Settlement Reduces Risk of Ammonia Releases from North Haven, Conn. Cold Storage Facility
11/12/2014EPA Awards $495,000 to Reduce Diesel Emissions from Marine Engines in Massachusetts
11/06/2014Bradford, R.I. Rock Quarry Agrees to Clean Air Act Settlement
11/05/2014Industrial Laundry Agrees to Clean Air Act Settlement
11/04/2014EPA Announces Joint Public Meetings to Discuss Next Steps in Vermont’s Lake Champlain Cleanup Efforts
11/03/2014Cleanup Plan Proposed for the Nuclear Metals Site in Concord, Mass.
10/31/2014EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Peterson/Puritan Superfund Site Plan
10/30/2014Under Settlement, City of Derby, Conn. Will Pay $675,000 for Cleanup Costs at O’Sullivan’s Island Site
10/30/2014EPA Administrator McCarthy Statement on the Passing of Mayor Menino
10/28/2014Two Yale Graduate Students Awarded EPA Grants for Environmental Research Projects
10/28/2014Three Rhode Island Graduate Students Awarded EPA Grants for Environmental Research Projects
10/28/2014Seven Massachusetts Graduate Students Awarded EPA Grants for Environmental Research Projects
10/23/2014Raymark Waste to be Removed at Sikorsky Airport
A Public Information Meeting: October 28, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall
10/20/2014Chemical Company Takes Steps to Make Fall River, Mass. Community Safer Following EPA Enforcement
10/17/2014EPA Awards More than $340,000, Helping 14 New England Communities with Environmental Health Programs
10/17/2014UConn Student Team Wins Grant for Environmental Project
10/17/2014Vermont Student Team Wins Grant for Environmental Project
10/17/2014Three Bay State Student Teams Win Grants for Environmental Projects
10/16/2014Gloucester Mass. Shipyard Will Help Educate Customers and Peers about Clean Water Responsibilities under Settlement
10/15/2014EPA Applauds Creation of Southeast New England Coastal Watershed Restoration Program
10/09/2014Public Comments Accepted on Proposed Cleanup Plan for J-3 Range on Joint Base Cape Cod
10/07/2014Under Settlement, B and M and MBTA Will Pay for and Perform Cleanup of Iron Horse Park Superfund Site in Billerica, Mass.
10/06/2014Providence Group Awarded an EPA Environmental Education Grant
10/06/2014Rockland, Maine Organization Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
10/06/2014Fall River, Mass. Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Will Make Community Safer under EPA Settlement
10/01/2014Annual Cornell Pond Fishing Derby in North Dartmouth, Mass. is Sat. Oct. 4
10/01/2014New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Summer Ozone Season
09/30/2014Draft Storm Sewer General Permit for 200+ Small Massachusetts Municipalities Will Help Clean Water Protection
09/30/2014Local Government Advisory Committee Weighs in on Proposed Water Rule
09/17/2014EPA Adds A Vermont Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/17/2014Mass. Organizations receive total of $240,000 for EPA Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements
09/17/2014EPA Announces a Proposed Modification for the BFI Rockingham Landfill Superfund Site Remedy, Rockingham, Vermont
09/15/2014Clean Air Settlements with Vermont Ferry Company will Minimize Emissions in Two Vermont Communities
09/12/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” to October 27, 2014
09/10/2014Raymark Waste to be Removed at Sikorsky Airport Availability Session: September 17, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Parish Hal
09/08/2014Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound; Public Meetings Sept. 16 and 17 in N.Y. and Conn.
09/03/2014Charles River 2013 Report Card Reflects Cleanest Water in Decades
08/28/2014Clean Air Settlement with R.I. Chemical Manufacturer will Minimize Emissions
08/27/2014EPA Provides Additional $3+ Million for Brownfields Cleanups in New England
08/26/2014Modifications Recommended and Proposed to Part of the Cleanup of Industri-plex Superfund Site in Woburn, Mass. 
08/26/2014Grant Funds Help Youth Learn Environmental Skills at Lowell, Mass. Water Treatment Plant
08/25/2014Nashua, N.H. Student Honored by White House and EPA
08/21/2014EPA Proposes to Include Southern Maine in the Federal Reformulated Gasoline Program
08/20/2014Settlement Ensures that New Bedford Company Adheres to Measures to Control Air Pollutants
08/19/2014BJ’s Wholesale Club Becomes First Wholesale Club to Commit Nationwide to EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
08/19/2014EPA Awards $120,000 in Urban Waters grants to Revitalize Mystic River Watershed
08/18/2014EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Peterson/Puritan Superfund Site Plan

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