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 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 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 11, 2012 Ohio EPA, Columbus Chemical Company Settle Air Pollution Violations
In a settlement
with Ohio EPA, Bonded Chemicals Inc. has agreed to resolve air pollution control violations at its facility, located at 2645 Charter St., Columbus.
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.
June 8, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards MORPC More Than $26,000 Environmental Education Grant
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education general grant worth $26,608 to the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) for a project called “Balancing Growth and Conservation.”
June 6, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant of More Than $23,000 to New Philadelphia City Schools
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education general grant worth $23,259 to New Philadelphia High School for a project to benefit students in Stark and Tuscarawas counties.
June 6, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $100,000 in Environmental Education Grants to Franklin County Organizations
Ohio EPA has awarded two environmental education general grants worth nearly $100,000 to the Friends of the Lower Olentangy Watershed (FLOW) and Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD).
June 6, 2012 Fourth Time Winner of Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research
A recipient of the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research at this year’s high school Science Day is a four-time winner.
June 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study in Black River Watershed
June 5, 2012 SENATE BILL 294: OHIO EPA OMNIBUS REGULATORY REFORM Summary & Key Provisions
To further efforts to make Ohio a leader in environmental and business assistance initiatives, Ohio EPA worked under the direction of Gov. John R. Kasich and the Ohio General Assembly to create an Ohio EPA Omnibus Bill that gives job creators and environmental leaders more common sense solutions to the issues they face. These initiatives, in addition to the Agency's day-to-day work, provide Ohio EPA customers with the efficient service they deserve.
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.