March 17, 2015 Bellville to Improve Wastewater Treatment with Ohio EPA Funds
Bellville is upgrading its wastewater treatment to make the overall process more effective, including removing more ammonia, to improve water quality and reduce nutrients in Clear Fork Mohican River, thanks to an interest-free loan from Ohio EPA.
January 5, 2015 Ohio EPA Finalizes 2015 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA has finalized the 2015 program management plan for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF). The WPCLF is a revolving loan fund that provides low-interest loans and other financial and technical assistance for a variety of projects to address the quality of Ohio's rivers, streams, lakes and other water bodies.
November 20, 2014 Ohio EPA Celebrates 25th Year of Loan Program to Help Communities Clean up Water Pollution
The Maumee River and Swan Creek, the Ottawa River and Lake Erie are a few examples where Ohioans are seeing nutrient and bacteria levels drop, thanks in part to a loan program Ohio EPA started 25 years ago. The Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) allows communities to borrow money at below-market rates to improve their wastewater treatment systems.
November 10, 2014 Ohio EPA Proposes 2015 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA will hold a meeting on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, to discuss the Agency’s draft 2015 program management plan for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF). The WPCLF provides financial and technical assistance for a variety of projects, addressing the quality of Ohio's rivers, streams, lakes and other water bodies.
March 24, 2014 Springfield Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
A site with a long industrial history in Springfield has received a covenant not to sue under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
January 28, 2014 Ohio EPA Accepting Pre-Applications For Financial Assistance For Drinking Water Projects
Communities seeking help with funding drinking water infrastructure projects for 2015 need to nominate their projects by March 1, 2014, to be considered for funding through Ohio EPA’s Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA).
January 22, 2014 Ohio EPA Issues Final 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA has released the final 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) Program Management Plan.
January 13, 2014 Mingo Junction Project Receives $2.4 Million Low-Interest Ohio EPA Loan for Sewers
Ohio EPA has issued a $2.4 million low-interest loan to Mingo Junction to help separate the village’s sanitary and storm sewers.
November 26, 2013 Ohio EPA Provides Planning and Design Loans to City of Akron
Ohio EPA is providing two more loans to the city of Akron to continue upgrading the city’s sanitary sewer and drinking water systems.
November 5, 2013 Ohio EPA Proposes 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA will hold a meeting on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, to discuss Ohio EPA’s draft program management plan for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF).
October 24, 2013 Six Southeast Ohio Counties Receive Ohio EPA Loans to Repair, Replace Household Sewage Treatment Systems
Ohio EPA has issued individual $56,000 loans to Hocking, Meigs, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum and Perry counties to help their residents pay for household sewage treatment system repair and replacement.
October 16, 2013 Gallia County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Wastewater Improvements
Ohio EPA has issued a $500,000 low-interest loan to Gallipolis to help plan and design wastewater facility improvements.
September 19, 2013 Ohio EPA Assists Akron with Sewer Line and Drinking Water Improvements
Ohio EPA is providing two low-interest loans totaling more than $6.9 million to the city of Akron to repair the city’s main sewer line and replace aging water mains, valves and hydrants.
September 19, 2013 Ohio EPA Assists Summit County Community with Drinking Water Improvements
Ohio EPA is providing a $179,463 loan to the village of Lakemore to install a new well in Waterworks Park and connect it to the existing water treatment plant.
September 19, 2013 Ohio EPA Assists Sebring with Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements
Ohio EPA is providing a $2.76 million loan to the village of Sebring to improve its wastewater treatment plant located at 135 East Ohio Avenue. Upgrading the treatment system will reduce the amount of phosphorus discharged from the plant and improve water quality in Fish Creek and the Upper Mahoning River Watershed.