June 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Accepts Comments on Draft Permits for Belmont County School’s Wastewater Project
Ohio EPA is accepting comments on a draft wastewater discharge permit and permit-to-install for the proposed Powhatan Elementary School wastewater treatment plant project
June 20, 2012 Former Carlyle Tile Plant Property in Coal Grove Cleared for Redevelopment
Another local brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing an investigation and remediation
June 20, 2012 Ohio EPA, Sand Company Settle Air Pollution Violations
In a settlement
with Ohio EPA, Oglebay Norton Industrial Sands LLC has agreed to resolve air pollution control violations at its facility, located at 2446 Glass Rock Rd., Glenford (Perry Co.).
June 18, 2012 Stark County Mobile Home Park to Address Clean Water Act Violations
In a settlement
with Ohio EPA, the Forty Corners Mobile Home Park has agreed to fix its sewage collection system and enhance staffing at the park’s wastewater treatment plant located at 10530 Forty Corners Street in Lawrence Township.
June 15, 2012 Ohio EPA Accepts Comments on Draft Certifications for Vessel Discharges
Ohio EPA has issued two draft certifications that would authorize ballast discharges from Ohio vessels into waters of the state in conjunction with U.S. EPA’s draft general permit for vessel discharges
June 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting to Discuss Proposed Geneva Landfill Expansion
A proposal to expand the Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County will be the focus of a June 28, 2012, Ohio EPA information session.
June 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Seeks Comments on Urban Setting Designation for Land in Dayton
Ohio EPA is considering a request to grant an Urban Setting Designation (USD) for approximately 395 acres of land located in west Dayton near the former Delphi, Home Avenue facility
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 12, 2012 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting to Discuss Discharge Permit for Boston Mills Historic District
A request to discharge treated wastewater to the Cuyahoga River will be the focus of a June 26, 2012, Ohio EPA public meeting in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
June 11, 2012 Ohio EPA, Columbus Chemical Company Settle Air Pollution Violations
In a settlement
with Ohio EPA, Bonded Chemicals Inc. has agreed to resolve air pollution control violations at its facility, located at 2645 Charter St., Columbus.
June 11, 2012 Defense Supply Point Property Cleared for Continued Use
Another local brownfield has been investigated and remediated through Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP), thanks to the voluntary efforts of the Greater Cincinnati Asset Terminal 3.
June 8, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards MORPC More Than $26,000 Environmental Education Grant
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education general grant worth $26,608 to the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) for a project called “Balancing Growth and Conservation.”
June 6, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant of More Than $23,000 to New Philadelphia City Schools
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education general grant worth $23,259 to New Philadelphia High School for a project to benefit students in Stark and Tuscarawas counties.
June 6, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $100,000 in Environmental Education Grants to Franklin County Organizations
Ohio EPA has awarded two environmental education general grants worth nearly $100,000 to the Friends of the Lower Olentangy Watershed (FLOW) and Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD).
June 6, 2012 Fourth Time Winner of Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research
A recipient of the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research at this year’s high school Science Day is a four-time winner.