January 6, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Butler and Hamilton County Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded the Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities a $22,000 environmental education grant for its project “Clean Rain in the Drain.”
December 30, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to OSU Extension in Hancock County
An Ohio State University Extension project in Hancock County will demonstrate how to reduce nutrient runoff during the growing season with assistance from a $40,000 Ohio EPA environmental education grant.
December 6, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Proposed Wilmington Sanitary Landfill Expansion
Ohio EPA is taking public comments on a draft permit issued to the city of Wilmington for an expansion of the Wilmington Sanitary Landfill. The Agency will hold an information session immediately followed by a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013.
December 3, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $3,285 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Clermont County School
Fourth and Fifth grade students at Branter Elementary School, West Clermont School District, will learn about how to collect and test water samples thanks to a $3,285 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA.
November 25, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Stony Hollow Landfill Proposed Expansion
The public may comment on a proposed expansion of Stony Hollow Landfill at a 6:30 p.m. meeting on Dec. 11, 2013, in the Dayton Cultural and RTA Transit Center-Zion Theatre, 40 S. Edwin Moses Blvd., Dayton.
November 21, 2013 Ohio EPA Seeks Comments on Proposed Particulate Nonattainment Areas
Based on air quality monitoring data, Ohio EPA is planning to recommend that U.S. EPA designate seven counties as nonattainment under the new federal annual particulate matter standard. Public comments will be accepted until Dec. 5 and at two public hearings.
November 19, 2013 GE Aviation Expanding its Engine Testing Ability
GE Aviation Expanding its Engine Testing Ability
Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally and officials from Southwest Regional Air Quality today toured GE Aviation in Evendale to view a facility expansion that was aided by a prompt review of GE Aviation’s air permit application.
November 14, 2013 Ohio EPA Director Celebrates Updated Recycling Efforts
Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally today toured the newly rebuilt Rumpke Material Recovery facility in St. Bernard, Ohio, as part of a grand opening event of the facility.
November 8, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Caesar Creek Marina Project
The public may comment on potential water quality impacts associated with proposed construction of a new 419-slip recreational marina at Caesar Creek Lake. A public meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 19, 2013, in the Caesar Creek State Park Day Lodge, 8570 E. State Route 73, Waynesville, Ohio.
October 31, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Zimmer Residual Waste Landfill
The public may comment on a proposed expansion of Duke Energy’s Zimmer Residual Waste Landfill at a 6:30 p.m. meeting on Nov. 13, 2013, in the Moscow Community Center, 30 Wells St., Moscow.
September 26, 2013 Hamilton County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
The Surrey Square Mall, located at 4500 Montgomery Road in Norwood, has been investigated and cleaned to standards appropriate for commercial or industrial redevelopment.
September 16, 2013 Ohio EPA Requests Recognition of Improved Air Quality in Logan County; Public Hearing to be Held Sept. 25
The State of Ohio plans to ask U.S. EPA to officially recognize that air quality in parts of Lake Township, Logan County, meets the 2008 federal lead standard.
August 29, 2013 Enon Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Drinking Water Quality Improvement
Thanks to a low-interest Ohio EPA construction loan, the city of Enon will replace 1,330 existing, worn-out, individually read water meters with new, radio-read water meters and their supporting components and purchase six portable leak detectors.
August 20, 2013 Greene County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Wright State University’s National Center for Medical Readiness will have a new home on land that formerly housed the Southwestern Portland Cement Company, later Cemex.
August 20, 2013 Dayton Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
A former foundry site, active from 1897 until 1981, has been investigated and cleaned to commercial or industrial standards thanks to the voluntary efforts of the city of Dayton.