February 28, 2014 Ohio Fish Consumption Advisories Updated for 2014
The 2014 Ohio statewide fish consumption advisory provides recommendations based on samples taken from nine lakes and 34 streams for the upcoming season.
February 20, 2014 Public Invited to Comment on Cleveland Harbor Dredging Project
Maintenance dredging in the Cuyahoga River federal navigation channel will be the focus of a March 6, 2014, Ohio EPA public meeting in Cleveland.
February 14, 2014 Hamilton County Property Cleared for Redevelopment
A Cincinnati-area brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing an investigation and remediation through Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP), thanks to the voluntary efforts of Garrett Wood LLC, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. and the village of Woodlawn.
February 13, 2014 Ohio EPA Announces New Grant Application Opportunities for the Ohio Environmental Education Fund (OEEF)
Potential applicants for the Ohio Environmental Education Fund grants can now view guidelines online and should plan to submit a letter of intent (LOI) to apply by March 4, 2014, and a complete application by March 11.
February 13, 2014 Ohio EPA to Hold Public Information Session on Urban Setting Designation for Former Niles Tool Works Site
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session at 6 p.m. on Weds., Feb. 19, 2014, to discuss the city of Hamilton’s application for an urban setting designation (USD) for the former Niles Tool Works property.
February 7, 2014 Cleveland Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
A long-time Cleveland manufacturer has received a covenant not to sue under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP), after completing an investigation and remediation of its industrial property.
February 7, 2014 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting to Discuss Ashtabula River Recovery
Ohio EPA and the Ashtabula River Remedial Action Program Advisory Council have scheduled a Feb. 20, 2014, public meeting to update the community on restoration of the Ashtabula River Area of Concern.
February 7, 2014 Ohio EPA Conducts Five Surface Water Improvement Grant Information Sessions in February
Ohio EPA is accepting proposals for the 2014 Surface Water Improvement Fund (SWIF) grants to address nonpoint source pollution and storm water runoff, resulting in water quality improvement for Ohio’s stream, rivers and lakes.
February 6, 2014 Ohio EPA Accepting Comments on 2014 Integrated Water Quality Report
Ohio EPA’s draft 2014 biennial report on water quality has been released for public review.