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11/13/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator in Philadelphia for Drexel Food Recovery Event and Wharton Energy Conference Keynote
09/30/2014As Sandy Anniversary Approaches, EPA Highlights Importance of Wetlands in Protecting Against Severe Storms
06/12/2014EPA Settlement with the City of Buffalo Protects Residents from Hazardous Waste and Materials; Buffalo to Host Nine Hazardous Waste Collection and Recycling Events throughout the City in 2014
11/15/2013EPA Recognizes Shop-Rite of Roxborough as #1 Grocer with Food Recovery Challenge Award on America Recycles Day
11/15/2013EPA Recognizes Ahold USA and GIANT Food Stores for Hunger Relief and Food Recovery Accomplishments
07/31/2013STATEMENTS: Senior EPA Officials Pay Tribute to Ira Leighton, who Helped Shape Environmental Protection since 1972
04/10/2013EPA To Hold Second Budget Call Due to Earlier Technical Difficulties
06/05/2012EPA Completes Cleanup of Over 600 South Minneapolis Homes Ahead of Schedule
02/28/2012EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittees on Energy and Power, Environment and the Economy
02/17/2012EPA Deputy Administrator Visits Recycling Technology Training Center in the Bronx; Per Scholas Provides Computers to Underserved Communities, Strengthens Green Economy
02/13/2012EPA’s FY 2013 Budget Proposal Focuses on Core Environmental and Human Health Protections / EPA budget supports President Obama’s vision of an America that is built to last
01/27/2012U.S. EPA Head Of Water Nancy Stoner To Tour Innovative SF Bayview Hunter’s Point Facility
12/08/2011EPA Enforcement Cuts 300 Million Pounds of Pollution in Great Lakes Region
09/27/2011City of Pueblo (Colo.) recognized for using solar power at wastewater treatment facility
08/15/2011Innovative Technology Will Reduce Cleanup Time at Lowell Mass. Silresim Site
06/30/2011Million Dollar EPA Grant Powers Green Locomotive in Upstate New York
06/22/2011Town of Medicine Bow (Wyo.) recognized for wind turbines at water facilities
06/06/2011Rockville, Md. Wins EPA Award For Sustainable Drinking Water Service
05/23/2011Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks to Recognize Diesel Emission Reductions in Johnson County, Kansas
02/23/2011Solar Panels Power Groundwater Cleanup at Davis, California Superfund site
02/18/2011Groundbreaking ceremony on the Tule River Reservation for $8.1 million stimulus project
12/02/2010EPA Marks 40th Anniversary
11/03/2010Final Phase of Cleanup Completed at Havertown Superfund Site Thanks to Recovery Act Funding
10/07/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: Community to celebrate Recovery Act-funded cleanup of Jacobsville Superfund site in Evansville, Ind.
09/29/2010EPA, DC Showcase Recovery Act Funded Green Roof
09/17/2010EPA Recovery Act Projects Spotlighted in Vice President Biden’s New Report on 100 Recovery Act Projects Changing America
09/07/2010Sept. 10 Event to Highlight Construction Progress at Stevens Creek Basin, Lincoln, Neb.
09/01/2010EPA Awards Nearly $2 Million to Chelsea Collaborative to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/26/2010EPA Reaches Major Milestone at Welsbach Superfund Site
07/19/2010U.S. EPA Awards $1.24 M in Recovery Funding to Cobb County, GA Schools to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/19/2010Event in Waterloo, Iowa, to Demonstrate Railroad Diesel Emission Reduction Project Funded by Federal Recovery Act
06/29/2010EPA and State of Texas Declare Federal Property in Masterson
“Ready for Reuse”
05/18/2010Grace Hill Settlement House, EPA Region 7 Sponsor May 20 Event to Show Diesel Emission Reduction Plans for St. Louis
05/13/2010Recovery Act Funding Creates Community Pride in Cobbs Creek
05/11/2010EPA ARRA and Brownfields Grants Strengthen Camden Communities
04/22/2010April 24 and 25: EPA Celebrates 40th Earth Day with Events on the National Mall
04/07/2010Jefferson City, Mo., Receives $234,221 for Brownfields Assessment of Former State Penitentiary Property
03/29/2010Recovery Act Funding to Jumpstart Construction of Waste-to-Energy Facility at Kentucky Horse Park
03/29/2010Recovery Act Funding to Improve Water Service, Create Jobs in Louisville
03/26/2010Monday: EPA and the State of Kentucky to Recognize $4.17 Million Recovery Act Drinking Water Project in Louisville, Ky.
03/26/2010Monday: EPA and the State of Kentucky to Recognize $1.95 Million Recovery Act Clean Water Project in Lexington, Ky.
03/24/2010EPA ready to return to recovery act-funded South Minneapolis arsenic site; meeting March 31, 6 P.M.
03/10/2010City, State and Federal Government Take Action for Cleaner Port of New York and New Jersey; Truckers Gain Access to Millions of Dollars to Slash Air Pollution
03/08/2010Town of Fairhaven, Mass. Receives $7.9 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Improve Green Infrastructure
03/02/2010Economic Recovery Funding Clearing the Air and Creating Jobs in Charleston, SC
03/01/2010EPA Administrator Jackson to Address the National Press Club / Jackson to discuss EPA’s accomplishments and proposals for 2010
02/26/2010EPA to Recognize Recovery Act Air Quality Improvement Projects in Charleston, SC
02/26/2010Recovery Act Jumpstarts Construction of Wastewater Treatment Plant in Port Wentworth, GA
02/25/2010EPA, USDA, GEFA and the City of Port Wentworth Recognize Groundbreaking of $17.5 Million Recovery Act Wastewater Infrastructure Project
02/22/2010EPA joins UGA and Athens-Clarke County Highlight Air Quality Improvement Project
02/19/2010Recovery Act funding jumpstarts OMC cleanup; accelerates Waukegan's redevelopment plans
02/19/2010Recovery Act funding jumpstarts OMC cleanup; accelerates Waukegan's redevelopment plans
02/19/2010EPA joins UGA and Athens-Clarke County to Highlight Air Quality Improvement Project
02/19/2010Recovery Act’s One Year Anniversary: Workers in Pacific Northwest Benefit from Investment in Environmental Protection
02/18/2010Recovery Act jumpstarts cleanup at OMC site; helps Waukegan move forward with redevelopment plans
02/18/2010Curt Spalding Sworn in as Regional Administrator on One-Year Anniversary of the Recovery Act
02/18/2010Recovery Act jumpstarts cleanup at OMC site; helps Waukegan move forward with redevelopment plans
02/18/2010EPA Administrator Jackson Marks One-Year Anniversary of Recovery Act in Columbus, Ohio: Administrator, senior EPA officials visiting communities across America this week to highlight Recovery Act’s impact
02/18/2010Recovery Act Funding Jumpstarts Construction Phase of Green Infrastructure Project
02/17/2010EPA-funded Brownfields Projects Announced in Newark on One Year Anniversary of Recovery Act
02/17/2010Austin Capitalizes on $31.8 Million in Recovery Act Funds
02/17/2010Recovery Act Jumpstarts Construction of Wastewater Treatment Plant in Lula, GA
02/17/2010 EPA, State of Colorado recognize Recovery Act benefits at Brighton Drinking Water facility
02/17/2010One Year Later, EPA-Funded Recovery Act Projects Yielding Cleaner Air, Water and Land Across New York State; EPA Assistant Administrator for Water Visits Renewable Energy Installations in Syracuse
02/17/2010THURSDAY: EPA Administrator Jackson Visits Columbus, Ohio for Recovery Act Announcement / Marking one-year milestone, Jackson to discuss recovery act job creation, community improvement
02/16/2010WEDNESDAY: EPA and State of Georgia to Recognize $8.5 Million Recovery Act Wastewater Infrastructure Project in Lula, GA
02/16/2010EPA joins Clemson University and the City of Aiken for Green Infrastructure Project Kickoff Ceremony
02/12/2010Federal, State and Local Officials to Break Ground on $16M in Improvements to Springfield, Mo., Wastewater Treatment Facility
02/12/2010One Year of Recovery Act: California Exceeds “Green” Funding Requirements, Spends $440M in Vital Water Quality Improvements
02/12/2010As Anniversary of Recovery Act Nears, EPA-Funded Projects Yielding Cleaner Air, Water and Land Across New York State; EPA Regional Administrator, DEC Commissioner Visit Cleanup Project in Albany
02/11/2010St. Louis Community College Hosts Feb. 12 Ceremony for Brownfields Recovery Act Job Training Graduates
02/09/2010U.S. EPA, Redondo Beach celebrate stormwater pollution control project groundbreaking
02/03/2010Thanks to Recovery Act, Puerto Rico Communities Get New Sewer Line; Project Will Protect Public Health, Create Jobs
02/01/2010EPA’s Budget Proposal Seeks Efficiencies, Increased Environmental Protection: Budget proposal aligned with Administrator Jackson’s key priorities
02/01/2010TODAY: Press Conference Call with Administrator Jackson to Discuss EPA’s FY 2011 Budget
01/25/2010EPA and City of Plainfield Use Brownfields Grants to Strengthen Community
01/14/2010Removal of Underground Tanks Jumpstarts Work at Recovery Act-funded Gas Station Site in Bucks County
01/11/2010Federal, State and Local Officials to Break Ground on $62M in Improvements to Columbia, Mo., Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility
01/08/2010E-media kit: Hermosa Beach Strand Gets $1.3M in Recovery Act Funds For “Green” Improvements to Protect Pacific Ocean
01/06/2010More than $730,000 in Stimulus Funding to Assess Brownfields Properties in Five Communities of Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska
12/11/2009Newly-Appointed EPA Regional Administrator Checks Progress at Recovery Act-Funded New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site
12/03/2009EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Announces Over $16 million in Recovery Act Dollars to Bolster Clean Air in Washington
12/01/2009December 3-4: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Headed to Seattle: First official visit to the Pacific Northwest
11/24/2009Administrator Jackson Tours Recovery Act-Funded “Green Street”
11/23/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site; $25 million in Recovery Act funds added to cleanup at Imperial Oil Superfund Site
11/23/2009TUESDAY: Administrator Jackson to Attend Recovery Act “Green Street” Groundbreaking Event in Edmonston, Maryland: New environmentally responsible street will save energy, reduce water pollution to the Chesapeake
11/10/2009Slag waste removal under way at Recovery Act - funded Kokomo Superfund site
11/09/2009Media Advisory: Briefing on Kokomo, Indiana's, Continental Steel Superfund site, Nov. 10, 1 p.m.
11/09/2009EPA Pays Visit to St. Nicks Alliance; Brooklyn Nonprofit Provides Green Job Training through Brownfields Grants
11/05/2009Hawaii Department of Health to use U.S. EPA $1.73 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for cleaner diesel vehicles
10/28/2009Administrator Jackson Visits Raleigh, Announces $200 Million Investment to Develop Smart Electric Grid in Carolinas, Florida / Part of $3.4 billion in smart grid recovery act funding announced by President Obama yesterday
10/27/2009EPA Visits STRIVE/East Harlem’s Green Job Training Program; Training Made Possible By Brownfields Grants
10/20/2009EPA Announces $38,993,400 Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in the District of Columbia to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
10/19/2009EPA Joins Vice President Biden and Other Federal Partners to Unveil Recovery Through Retrofit Report: The report puts EPA’s Energy Star program in a central role to boost energy savings for middle class Americans
10/14/2009E-media Kit: Federal Recovery Act Dollars Create Hundreds of Bay Area Jobs
10/13/2009Press Conference and Visual Media Opportunity: Federal Recovery Act Dollars Create Hundreds of Bay Area Jobs
10/02/2009EPA Awards $430,000 in Recovery Act Funds To Clean Up Underground Storage Tank Petroleum Leaks on Nez Perce land in Idaho.

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