November 30, 2012 Valleyview Mobile Home Park Agrees to Upgrade Wastewater System
As part of an agreement with Ohio EPA, the owners of Valleyview Mobile Home Park, 110 E. Hickory Grove Road, Urbana, have agreed to upgrade its wastewater handling and treatment system and institute a regular sampling schedule for the treated wastewater.
November 20, 2012 Another UD-Area Property Meets Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program Requirements
Through the voluntary efforts of MVO Building Solutions III, another urban brownfield has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
November 20, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $3,396 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Brown County Organization
Georgetown Exempted Village Schools will receive $3,396 from Ohio EPA to learn about water quality sampling in White Oak Creek.
November 19, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $2,200 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Montgomery County Organization
Brookville Local Schools will receive an Ohio EPA grant of $2,200 to expand the school’s outdoor classroom.
November 19, 2012 Ohio EPA Recognizes Five Companies With Environmental Excellence Awards
Ohio EPA has identified the first award recipients for Encouraging Environmental Excellence (Ɛ3), a new program to recognize organizations committed to environmental excellence at all levels.
November 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants
Children in eight Ohio school districts will benefit from Ohio EPA grants awarded to install pollution control equipment on 75 buses and idle reduction technology on 68 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
October 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Public Hearing for Cincinnati Company Nov. 13
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, to accept comments on a draft hazardous waste permit renewal for Spring Grove Resource Recovery, 4879 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati.
September 26, 2012 Ohio EPA Settles with Arcanum for Wastewater Treatment Plant Violations
Ohio EPA and the village of Arcanum have agreed to a plan for the village to upgrade its wastewater treatment system.
September 10, 2012 Ohio EPA Workshop to be Held in Cincinnati on Sept. 25, 2012
Ohio EPA is offering a free workshop to inform small and rural communities of the state and federal resources available to help redevelop brownfields, or blighted properties. The workshop will be held September 25, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at TechSolve, 6705 Steger Drive, Cincinnati.
August 29, 2012 Ohio EPA Offers Public Hearing on Draft Air Permit for Rumpke Waste Inc.'s Brown County Landfill
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, to accept comments on a draft air permit for Rumpke Waste Inc.’s Brown County Landfill.
July 27, 2012 Ford Motor Company Batavia Transmission Plant Cleared for Continued Use
Another local brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing an investigation and remediation through Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program (VAP)
July 9, 2012 Dispute about Post-Closure Care of CECOS Landfill Resolved
A long-standing dispute about the post-closure care of the CECOS landfill in Clermont County is near resolution following multiple meetings and negotiations between officials from Ohio EPA, Clermont County and Republic Services, owner of the landfill.
June 29, 2012 Shelby County Commissioners Agree to Sewer Portions of Newport
In an agreement with Ohio EPA, the Shelby County Commissioners will install sewers and provide central wastewater treatment for an estimated 200 homes and businesses in the village of Newport.
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 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.