July 6, 2012 Cadiz Agrees to Improve Sewers, Protect Public Health and Environment
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, the village of Cadiz (Harrison Co.) has agreed to achieve and maintain compliance with Ohio laws and its wastewater discharge permit as soon as possible to protect public health and the environment.
June 13, 2012 Ohio EPA Invites Public to Ottawa River Meeting, Streamside Programs
Area residents have a chance to get an in-depth look at the Ottawa River on June 20 when Ohio EPA, in partnership with the Ottawa River Coalition, hosts a streamside program before a public meeting to discuss the river’s water quality and related issues.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grants to Three Cuyahoga County Organizations
Ohio EPA has awarded more than $78,000 in environmental education grants to three Cuyahoga County organizations.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Mahoning County Neighborhood Development Organizati
A group working to revitalize Youngstown neighborhoods now has an opportunity to showcase vacant land reuse strategies thanks to a $15,550 grant from Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund (OEEF).
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $42,358 Environmental Education Grant to Darke County Organization
More than 110 teachers and 1,500 high school students from seven counties will benefit from an Ohio EPA grant to the Darke County Educational Service Center.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Will Conduct Water Quality Sampling in East Fork Little Miami Watershed
Ohio EPA will collect water quality and biological samples in the East Fork Little Miami watershed to gather information that will be part of a plan to maintain and, where necessary, restore water quality of the river and its tributaries.
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $4,893 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Mill Creek Watershed
Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities will receive a $4,893 environmental education mini grant to educate more than 18,000 watershed residents about how to protect the urban stream.
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $2,727 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Montgomery County Organization
Five Rivers MetroParks will receive a $2,727 environmental education mini grant to introduce 40 teachers to the parks’ Inquiry Adventures Kits.
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Launches Study of Stillwater Creek Watershed
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Stillwater Creek watershed
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Launches Study of Mill Creek Watershed
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Mill Creek watershed.
May 29, 2012 Study Finds Upper Scioto River Recovered from 2009 Fish Kills
A newly released Ohio EPA water quality study is the first comprehensive assessment of the upper Scioto River watershed since 1995.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study of Maumee River
Ohio EPA staff will begin a major water quality study of the Maumee River mainstem this summer.
May 25, 2012 Summit County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Through the voluntary efforts of the city of Akron, an historic downtown property has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing about Wastewater Discharge Permit Request For Water Treatment Plant
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on June 11, 2012, to accept comments about the Putnam Community Water Corporation’s wastewater discharge permit application associated with its water treatment plant.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $3,321 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Mansfield School
Ohio EPA has awarded a $3,321 Ohio environmental education mini grant to Mansfield City Schools for a “learning garden” at the district’s Spanish Immersion School.