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11/19/2013Little Rock Sees Sustainable Growth from Investments by Federal Partnership
11/15/2013TOMORROW: EPA, HUD, DOT and Little Rock Officials to Announce Local Sustainable Community Investments
11/13/2013City of Shreveport Agrees to $342 Million Sewer System Upgrade to Comply with Clean Water Act
11/06/2013Shreveport Plant Installs Fence-line Monitors
to Safeguard Workers and Local Community
10/31/2013EPA Settles Clean Water Act Violations in Arkansas
10/23/2013EPA Recognize WaterSenseŽ Irrigation Partner of the Year
10/22/2013EPA Awards Over $847,000 to Oklahoma Tribes to Protect Air Quality
09/20/2013Texas Refinery WIll Pay $8.75 Million for Failing to Comply with Enforcement Settlement to Resolve Air Violations
09/11/2013New Mexico Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
09/11/2013Louisiana Groups Receive 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
09/11/2013Oklahoma Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
08/29/2013Corpus Christi Plant Agrees to Pay Over
$750,000 to Improve Emission Controls
08/28/2013Houston air quality continues to improve;
Ozone pollution declines despite population growth
08/22/2013EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Houston Superfund Site Proposal
08/21/2013Pueblo of Laguna Resident Receives National Community Involvement Award
07/23/2013EPA Awards $350,000 to New Mexico to Clean-Up and Revitalize Contaminated Brownfields Sites
07/19/2013EPA Awards $215,295 Environmental Education Grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Services
07/17/2013U.S. EPA Announces More Than $880,000 Available in Border Environmental Funding; Several workshops for grant applicants to be held in US and Mexico
06/27/2013EPA's Gulf of Mexico Program Honors Texas and Louisiana Gulf Guardian Award Winners
06/13/2013EPA Announces Rose State College in Oklahoma as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
06/13/2013EPA Announces Southern University in Shreveport, LA, as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
06/13/2013United States and Arkansas File Joint Complaint Against ExxonMobil for Pegasus Pipeline Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
05/21/2013EPA Proposes to Add Wilcox Oil Site in Creek Co., OK, to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites
05/14/2013Middle Rio Grande Urban Waters Federal Partnership
04/15/2013EPA Awards NASA White Sands Test Facility for Highest Performance in Federal Green Challenge
04/15/2013Texas Army National Guard Recognized in Federal Green Challenge
04/15/2013EPA Recognizes the NASA Johnson Space Center for
Significant Improvements in Solid Waste Efforts
04/15/2013EPA Recognizes Federal Aviation Administration in Fort Worth for Purchasing More Environmentally Preferable Equipment
04/13/2013EPA releases information from ExxonMobil Pipeline Company
04/04/2013ADEQ Posts Air Quality Monitoring From Mayflower Site Online
04/03/2013Air Testing Completed at Three Texas Schools
03/22/2013EPA Approves Arkansas Greenhouse Gas Program
03/18/2013EPA Promotes “Fix a Leak Week” with the Grand Opening of a WaterSense Home in Dallas, TX
02/22/2013EPA to Co-Host Austin Sustainable Materials Management Workshop
01/31/2013EPA Teams Up with the NFL and Local Communities to Protect Louisiana’s Wetlands
01/30/2013St. Landry Parish Landfill Project Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
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

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