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06/11/2008Four of the nation's largest home builders settle storm water violations
05/08/2008Black Beauty Coal Co. to create new wetlands in Indiana as part of settlement with EPA
04/25/2008EPA'S Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge a resounding success; more e-waste and old meds collections this weekend
04/25/2008EPA orders Scotts to stop sales of two more pesticides with false or misleading labels
04/25/2008EPA asks nine major national chains to pull illegal Miracle-Gro pesticides from shelves
04/24/2008Plans to protect five Great Lakes now available
04/21/2008EPA kicks off Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge in Allen County, Ind., to encourage proper disposal of unwanted medications
04/21/2008EPA recognizes Fort Wayne Community Schools for reducing diesel emissions from its school buses
04/18/2008MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA kicks off Earth Week with Monday press conference on the Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge at the Shedd Aquarium
04/17/2008Media Advisory: EPA official to be in Fort Wayne, Ind., Monday for Clean School Bus and Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge events
04/10/2008Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge 2008: Go green and head to a drop-off in your area for e-waste and old meds
04/10/2008Note to public service directors: Earth Day PSAs available on EPA web site
04/08/2008EPA awards $18 million in Brownfields grants to 56 communities in Great Lakes states
04/07/2008EPA reaches agreement with Wabash Alloys on clean-air violations
04/04/2008EPA National Brownfields Grants announcement to be held in Covington, KY
03/19/2008EPA adds Elkhart, Ind., site to Superfund list
03/14/2008EPA to award $5 million for Midwest Clean-Diesel projects
03/13/2008EPA's Great Lakes 2008 Earth Day Challenge: a prescription for healthy Great Lakes
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/26/2008EPA selects cleanup plan for Evansville, Ind., Superfund site
02/25/2008Media Advisory: EPA, IDEM to brief on Evansville, Ind., Superfund site, Feb. 26, 10 am
02/21/2008EPA awards Energy Star status to 176 buildings in Midwest
01/17/2008MEDIA ADVISORY: Comments on U.S.Steel Permit available on EPA web site
12/28/2007City of Fort Wayne, Indiana agrees to make $250 million in improvements to sewer system
12/10/2007Media Advisory: EPA public hearing on U.S. Steel draft permit Tuesday in Gary
11/30/2007EPA notifies BP of major clean-air violations
11/20/2007Media Advisory: EPA'S SmartWay Partnership and Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative to kick off campaign to cut air pollution from idling trucks
11/15/2007EPA 2007 enforcement reduces pollution in Indiana
11/08/2007EPA hearing on draft U.S. Steel Permit set for Dec. 11 in Gary
11/07/2007CORRECTED - EPA awards grant to American Lung Association of Indiana for community environmental health initiative
11/07/2007EPA awards grant to American Lung Association of Indiana for community environmental health initiative
11/05/2007EPA reaches agreement with Azimow and Culbertson on clean-air violations
11/01/2007EPA to hold public hearing on U.S. Steel draft permit
11/01/2007EPA reaches agreement with Tate and Lyle North America on clean-air violations
11/01/2007EPA reaches agreement with Steel Dynamics on clean-air violations
11/01/2007EPA hosts regional forum for water and wastewater utilities
10/29/2007EPA reaches agreement with Sturgis Iron and Metal on clean-air violations
10/25/2007Media Advisory: EPA invites trade media to recycling forums on foundry sand/asphalt shingles October 31 and November 1-2
10/22/2007Public is invited to Misssissippi River/Gulf Of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force meeting in Cincinnati
10/22/2007EPA honors six Great Lakes communities for brownfields efforts
10/18/2007Media Advisory: EPA has additional objections to Indiana's draft permit for US Steel Gary Works
10/12/2007EPA has objected to Indiana's draft permit for U.S. Steel Corp's Gary Works
10/11/2007EPA: Nine Indiana counties now meet the health standard for smog
10/11/2007EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Leadership Group presents awards for diesel-emission reduction efforts
10/10/2007EPA to Dow Chemical: 60 day clock to negotiate on Tittabawassee River system cleanup starts today
10/02/2007EPA R/V Lake Guardian dedicated in honor of Peter L. Wise, former Great Lakes National Program Director
09/26/2007Media Advisory: Experts to discuss Lake Michigan, Great Lakes beaches in Traverse City Oct. 3-5
09/24/2007EPA, City of Louisville Partner for Sustainable Redevelopment in the Ohio River Valley
09/19/2007EPA proposes Elkhart, Ind., site for Superfund National Priorities List
08/15/2007Media Advisory: Press Conference to follow EPA's Lake Michigan summit at 3:15 p.m. today
08/15/2007Region 5 to convene Lake Michigan summit on BP Whiting issues; 3:15 p.m. press conference will follow
07/31/2007EPA Administrator Johnson presents Dr. Gordon Forward with Presidential Award for Volunteers
07/24/2007EPA proposes nine Indiana counties for ozone standard redesignation
07/18/2007EPA invites projects for Midwest Clean-Diesel grants
07/12/2007EPA redesignates two Indiana counties to attainment of smog standard
07/06/2007EPA redesignates three Indiana counties to attainment of smog standard
07/06/2007EPA redesignates three Indiana counties to attainment of smog standard
06/26/2007Chemical spill reporting violations: EPA settles Indiana, Michigan and Ohio cases
06/14/2007Media Advisory: EPA and USCG kick off national emergency response exercise on Monday at Chicago's Navy Pier
06/14/2007Proposed changes to Indiana drinking water rules will better protect public health
06/13/2007EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative invites nominations for leadership awards
06/07/2007Report gives Great Lakes health a mixed review
05/24/2007Great Lakes Binational Toxics Strategy 10th Anniversary Report released
05/14/2007EPA awards Brownfields grants to eight Indiana communities and state agency
05/14/2007EPA proposes two Indiana counties for ozone standard redesignation
05/08/2007MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to hold public hearing on proposed locomotive and marine diesel rule
05/01/2007EPA proposes 2 Indiana counties for ozone standard redesignation
04/26/2007Acid Manufacturer Will Spend $50 Million to Reduce Air Pollution
04/24/2007EPA reaches agreement with Scott Brass on clean-air violations
04/23/2007EPA to award $700,000 in Clean School Bus grants to Midwest school districts
04/20/2007EPA selects Illinois youth for 2007 Presidential Environmental Youth Award; three runners-up also from Illinois
04/17/2007Media Advisory: EPA Administrator Johnson to join Mayor Daley to announce Green Schools Challenge
04/16/2007Twenty-two environmental projects to share $3 million
04/13/2007EPA recognizes 12 Energy Star winners from the Midwest for outstanding energy efficiency
04/12/2007Media Advisory: EPA briefing on abandoned medical building cleanup in Cairo, Ill., April 17, 11 a.m.
04/10/2007EPA proposes 3 Ohio counties for ozone standard redesignation
04/10/2007EPA proposes 2 Indiana counties for ozone standard redesignation
04/10/2007EPA proposes Indiana County for ozone standard redesignation
04/06/2007EPA and USDA to study impact of winter manure spreading and runoff
04/05/2007EPA reaches agreement with Rolls Royce
04/03/2007Informational meetings on Lowell, Ind., Feddeler Landfill, April 10, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
03/08/2007EPA adds Terre Haute, Ind., site to Superfund National Priorities List; proposes Hillsboro, Ill., site for NPL
02/23/2007EPA awards Energy Star status to 53 buildings in Midwest
02/09/2007EPA recognizes Midwest asthma management programs
02/07/2007EPA settles with Port Stop Citgo on underground storage tank violation
01/30/2007EPA proposes cleanup plan for Evansville Superfund Site; comment period under way; meetings Feb. 8
01/29/2007Correction: Vreba-Hoff Dairy Development no longer owns Fremont, Ind. dairy
01/24/2007EPA kicks off midwest clean diesel leadership program
01/11/2007EPA offers tips for electronic waste reuse, recycling in Indiana
01/05/2007EPA orders Indiana dairy to comply with discharge permit
01/04/2007EPA: Indiana county meets ozone standard
12/20/2006EPA awards $50,000 to Fort Wayne, Ind., Community Schools for Clean School Bus project
12/20/2006EPA cites Indianapolis landlord for lead-based paint violations; $52,724 penalty proposed
12/13/2006Hazardous Chemical Release Roundup: EPA cites Detroit Edison for reporting violations, settles cases in Indiana, Minnesota
12/12/2006EPA awards $200,000 grant to Indiana to cut diesel emissions at Jeffersonville port
12/07/2006EPA schedules open house and public meeting on Indiana Harbor disposal facility health study
12/06/2006EPA and IDEM to discuss plan to clean up West Branch of Grand Cal River
11/15/2006Federal environmental enforcement highlights in Indiana
11/15/2006EPA and Chicago Wilderness honor top native landscaping efforts
11/13/2006EPA honors five Great Lakes communities for Brownfields efforts