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 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 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 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study in Black River Watershed
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).
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 Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant for Summer Institute at Cuyahoga Valley Park
The Otterbein University Department of Education has received a $1,522 Ohio EPA environmental education mini grant to support a summer institute for teachers in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP).
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant to Tinkers Creek Watershed Partners
Tinkers Creek Watershed Partners has received a $4,000 Ohio EPA environmental education mini grant to increase public awareness of the watershed’s size and boundaries.
May 24, 2012 Ohio EPA Requests Recognition of Improved Air Quality in Stark County
The State of Ohio plans to ask U.S. EPA to officially recognize that air quality in the Canton-Massillon area meets the 1997 annual and 2006 24-hour federal fine particulate standards.
May 15, 2012 Cuyahoga County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Through the voluntary efforts of the Horsburgh & Scott Company, another Cleveland industrial site has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
May 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Requests Recognition of Improved Air Quality in Northeast Ohio
The State of Ohio plans to ask U.S. EPA to officially recognize that air quality in the Cleveland-Lorain-Akron area meets the 2006 federal fine particulate standard.
May 2, 2012 Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permits Issued to Lake County’s Lubrizol Corporation
Ohio EPA and U.S. EPA have scheduled a May 15, 2012, public meeting to discuss state and federal draft hazardous waste permits issued to The Lubrizol Corporation in Wickliffe.
April 23, 2012 Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permit Issued to Lorain County’s Republic Steel
Ohio EPA has scheduled a May 7, 2012, public meeting to discuss a draft air permit issued to Republic Steel for a major project at the company’s Lorain steelmaking facility.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Lorain County Stream Restoration Project
Restoration efforts in the Black River watershed will receive a big boost thanks to a $260,586 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.