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 24, 2012
Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Adams County Mining Project
Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on Aug. 6, 2012, at 5:30 p.m. to discuss water quality impacts of discharges from a proposed expansion of a mineral mine (limestone quarry)

July 23, 2012
Ohio EPA, Lake Erie Charter Boat Captains Partner to Monitor Lake Erie
A partnership with the Lake Erie Charter Boat Association and an ongoing Ohio EPA water monitoring program are giving the state a more complete picture of water quality conditions in Lake Erie's Western Basin.

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.

July 6, 2012
Cadiz Agrees to Improve Sewers, Protect Public Health and Environment
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, the village of Cadiz (Harrison Co.) has agreed to achieve and maintain compliance with Ohio laws and its wastewater discharge permit as soon as possible to protect public health and the environment.

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 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).

June 4, 2012
Ohio EPA Awards $42,358 Environmental Education Grant to Darke County Organization
More than 110 teachers and 1,500 high school students from seven counties will benefit from an Ohio EPA grant to the Darke County Educational Service Center.

June 4, 2012
Ohio EPA Will Conduct Water Quality Sampling in East Fork Little Miami Watershed
Ohio EPA will collect water quality and biological samples in the East Fork Little Miami watershed to gather information that will be part of a plan to maintain and, where necessary, restore water quality of the river and its tributaries.

May 30, 2012
Ohio EPA Awards $4,893 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Mill Creek Watershed
Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities will receive a $4,893 environmental education mini grant to educate more than 18,000 watershed residents about how to protect the urban stream.

May 30, 2012
Ohio EPA Awards $2,727 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Montgomery County Organization
Five Rivers MetroParks will receive a $2,727 environmental education mini grant to introduce 40 teachers to the parks’ Inquiry Adventures Kits.

May 30, 2012
Ohio EPA Launches Study of Stillwater Creek Watershed
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Stillwater Creek watershed

May 30, 2012
Ohio EPA Launches Study of Mill Creek Watershed
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Mill Creek watershed.

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.

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