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 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.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $4,314 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Owens State Community College
Owens State Community College will use a $4,314 Ohio EPA environmental education mini-grant to improve the energy efficiency of older homes in lower income Toledo neighborhoods.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $2,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Ohio State Parks for Middle Bass Island
A $2,000 Ohio EPA environmental education mini-grant will support installation of a series of interpretive signs about environmental issues and natural history of Middle Bass Island.
May 22, 2012 Brunersburg Water District, Ohio EPA Resolve Violations
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, the Brunersburg Water District, located in Defiance County has agreed to examine water usage and potential cross connections in its water system and address elevated levels of disinfection byproducts in the system.
May 9, 2012 Water Quality Report Issued for Small Tributaries to Lake Erie, Maumee River
A water quality report issued by Ohio EPA this week details findings on tributary streams to the Maumee River and Lake Erie. The Agency is accepting public comments on the draft report until June 11, 2012.
April 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting about Sunny Farms Landfill Expansion
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, to accept comments on a proposed expansion of the Sunny Farms Landfill in Seneca County.
April 4, 2012 Ohio, Michigan, U.S. EPA Officials Cooperating on Lake Erie Improvements
Nearly 100 citizens gathered at Maumee Bay State Park Lodge in Oregon today to hear from Ohio, Michigan and U.S. EPA environmental decision makers as they discussed cooperative efforts between the agencies for the common goal of protecting and improving water quality in Lake Erie’s western basin.
March 30, 2012 Ohio, Michigan, Federal Environmental Officials to Discuss Western Basin Lake Erie Issues
Ohio EPA Director Scott J. Nally will host a question and answer session for the public regarding water quality issues confronting the Western Basin of Lake Erie.
March 15, 2012 Annual Toledo Harbor Dredging Public Meeting Set
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, 2012, to accept comments on a proposal for the annual dredging of the Toledo Harbor federal navigational channel.
March 7, 2012 Ohio EPA Meeting about Proposed Mercury Limit Variance for Envirosafe’s Wastewater Discharge
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing about a mercury variance request for the discharge from Envirosafe Services of Ohio’s wastewater treatment system on Wednesday, March 21, 2012.
February 21, 2012 Village of Attica Agrees to Make Drinking Water, Wastewater Treatment System Improvements
The village of Attica has agreed to reduce levels of disinfection byproducts in its drinking water and construct improvements to its wastewater treatment plant.
February 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Considering Discharge Permit for Waterville Quarry
Ohio EPA will host a public information session and hearing on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, about a request from Hanson Aggregates Midwest to renew the wastewater discharge permit for its Waterville Quarry.
February 7, 2012 Willard Mobile Home Park Will Connect to City’s Water System, Make Wastewater Plant Improvements
The owner of Willard Mobile Home Park in Huron County has until April 30, 2012, to connect to the city of Willard’s public drinking water system and until Feb. 21, 2012, to bring its wastewater treatment system into compliance with its wastewater discharge permit.