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News Releases by State: WISCONSIN


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10/15/2014EPA Announces Final Decision to Register Enlist Duo, Herbicide Containing 2, 4-D and Glyphosate/Risk assessment ensures protection of human health, including infants, children
10/14/2014EPA Welcomes St. Rita Elementary School in Caledonia to Air Quality Flag Program to Protect Children’s Health
10/09/2014EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
07/21/2014EPA Solicits Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grant Proposals
07/15/2014Up To $27.5 Million Available From EPA for 2014 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
06/06/2014EPA Ensures Company Discloses Pesticide Hazards
05/30/2014Draft Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan Available for Public Input
03/12/2014Racine Receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
03/12/2014Milwaukee Receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
02/27/2014Green Bay receives EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
02/25/2014EPA Announces 11 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $5 Million to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
11/20/2013EPA Awards Four Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Reduce Health Risks from Eating Great Lakes Fish
09/25/2013TODAY: EPA Chief Begins Three-State Tour Highlighting Climate Action Plan / EPA Administrator visits New York, Wisconsin, and Michigan to discuss climate change, power plant announcement
09/16/2013EPA Strengthens S.S. Badger Consent Decree in Response to Public Comments; Penalties Increased for Failing to Cease Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan at End of 2014 Sailing Season
09/12/2013Construction of Foundation for Cat Island Restoration Project Nears Completion
09/11/2013EPA Announces First 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant and Priorities at Great Lakes Week
08/16/2013EPA Requires Bad River Band to Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations
07/26/2013EPA Offers $8.5 Million to U.S. Great Lakes Shoreline Cities for Green Infrastructure Projects
07/25/2013EPA Selects Eight Universities to Help Improve Public Health Data and Research
07/15/2013Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
07/02/2013Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding Improves Water Quality at Milwaukee Area Beaches
06/14/2013EPA Announces "Cleanup Complete" at Sheboygan River Area of Concern
06/11/2013EPA Announces Brownfield Grants for Wausau
06/11/2013U.S. EPA Awards $600,000 of Brownfield Grants to Green Bay
05/13/2013Federal Agencies Seek Input to Update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
04/22/2013Clean Air Act Settlement with Wisconsin Utilities to Reduce Emissions by More Than 50,000 Tons Annually
04/22/2013Clean Air Act Settlement with Wisconsin Utilities to Reduce Emissions by More Than 50,000 Tons Annually
03/22/2013S.S. Badger Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan to Cease by End of 2014 Sailing Season
02/14/2013Presque Isle Bay Removed from Great Lakes “Area of Concern” List; Second Area in U.S. to be Delisted
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
01/04/2013U.S. Announces Clean Air Act Settlement with Wisconsin Utility / Agreement will reduce emissions by 15,000 tons annually
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/04/2012WaterSense Partners of the Year Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
09/20/2012EPA Announces $1.3 Million for Brownfield Cleanups and Job Training in Milwaukee
09/19/2012EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards /Communities, public health and U.S. economy benefit from winners’ work on clean air initiatives
09/10/2012Follow EPA on Facebook and Twitter during Great Lakes Week in Cleveland, Sept. 10-13
09/07/2012United States and Canada Sign Amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement / Agreement will protect the health of the largest freshwater system in the world
09/07/2012TODAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
09/05/2012FRIDAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
08/21/2012EPA Announces Brownfields Grants
08/17/2012EPA Comments on We Energies Plan to Convert to Natural Gas at Valley Power Plant
08/15/2012EPA Announces Over $50 Million for Final Projects Needed to Remove Sheboygan River Area of Concern from Great Lakes Cleanup List
07/12/2012EPA Awards Grant to Cleveland Botanical Garden to Use Vacant Lots to Protect Water Quality
07/05/2012EPA Seeks Candidates for Advisory Board On Great Lakes Issues
06/29/2012US Announces Clean Air Act Settlement with Wisconsin Utility/Dairyland Power Cooperative to reduce emissions by more than 29,000 tons annually
06/21/2012EPA Announces $3 Million In Environmental Job Training Grants / Grants provide job trainees opportunities to protect public health in their communities
05/31/2012EPA Forms First Advisory Board on Great Lakes Issue
05/30/201218 U.S. Teachers Receive Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators
05/03/2012Cleveland to Host Great Lakes Week in 2012
04/19/2012Up To $20 Million Available From EPA for 2012 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
02/17/2012Cleanup Brings Milwaukee Area of Concern Closer to Restoration, Delivers Results Under Great Lakes Initiative
11/15/2011Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Remarks to the University of Wisconsin-Madison
11/08/2011EPA Announces Winners of Apps for the Environment Challenge
10/18/2011EPA Awards $6.6 Million to Universities for Black Carbon Research
08/23/2011EPA’s $6 Million Challenge to Restore Great Lakes and Create Jobs
08/17/2011EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments in Wisconsin
Grants Will Help Tackle Invasive Species, Protect Beaches
06/21/2011Public Meeting on Cleanup Plan for Milwaukee's Burnham Canal
06/15/2011EPA Announces Partnership for First-Ever Great Lakes Week
06/13/2011EPA and Regional Leaders to Announce October's Great Lakes Week
06/06/2011EPA Administrator Announces $76 Million to Clean Up Contaminated Sites and Revitalize Communities / EPA brownfields investments protect health and environment, create jobs and promote economic re-development nationwide
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/18/2011Cities Competing to Win EPA’s Green Power Community Challenge / District of Columbia and Brookville, Md. currently lead the green power charge
02/28/2011Sediment field sampling to begin today in Chequamegon Bay on Lake Superior
02/25/2011Up to $40 million available from EPA for Great Lakes restoration projects
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/08/2011Innovative Energy Technology Transforms Wasted Heat into Electricity
02/03/2011EPA Recognizes Local Leaders For Improving Air Quality In Schools
02/01/2011EPA Partners Continue Large Green Power Purchases / One corporation nearly doubles its green power usage
12/23/2010Declaración de la administradora de EPA Jackson referente a su reunión con 10 senadores estadounidenses sobre cromo (VI)
12/20/2010EPA analysis shows decrease in toxic releases across Midwestern states
12/06/2010Region 5 EPA Announces 2010 Enforcement and Compliance Results
11/16/2010Public Meeting On Fox River Superfund Site Set For Thursday In Green Bay, Wis.
10/08/2010EPA WaterSense Award presented to local manufacturers
10/06/2010EPA To Hold Public Meeting To Discuss Cleanup Plan For Ashland Superfund Site
09/27/2010CEQ Chair Sutley Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Awarded to Milwaukee
09/14/2010EPA Awards Ten Environmental Justice Grants
09/07/2010EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Announce Great Lakes Grants in Green Bay Today
09/02/2010EPA Invites Public To Discuss Changes In Muskego Sanitary Landfill Cleanup Plan
08/06/2010EPA Christens New Great Lakes Research Vessel
07/30/2010EPA awards $750,000 Midwest Clean Diesel grant to Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute
07/13/2010EPA: Manitowoc and Door Counties in Wisconsin Now Meet Smog Standards
07/01/2010EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Leadership Group Presents Awards For Emissions Reductions
05/26/2010EPA Announces Winners of Regional Student Art Contest
05/20/2010Asian Carp Sampling Effort Officially Underway on Section of the Little Calumet River
05/20/2010EPA Selects Illinois Students for the President’s Environmental Youth Award
05/07/2010EPA: Manitowoc and Door Counties in Wisconsin Now Meet Smog Standards
04/21/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 5
02/10/2010EPA: 35 Midwest Communities take steps to reduce their Carbon Footprints
02/03/2010Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee to hold Feb. 12 public meeting in Chicago
01/14/2010EPA settles with Third Wave Technologies on hazardous waste violations
11/23/2009EPA Calls for Best Projects for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
11/18/2009EPA to hold public hearing on proposed greenhouse gas tailoring rule for large facilities
11/12/2009Wisconsin is first state with lead-based paint renovation, repair and painting program
11/10/2009EPA settles with Wisconsin mercury handler on hazardous waste violations
11/02/2009Kinnickinnic River cleanup means a revitalized Milwaukee neighborhood
10/30/2009MEDIA ADVISORY: Kinnickinnic River Legacy Act cleanup sets stage for community revitalization
10/23/2009Milwaukee's Moss-American Superfund Cleanup nears completion
20-year effort involved dredging, reroute of Little Menomonee River