March 28, 2013 State Hosting Best Local Land Use Meetings to Promote Balanced Growth
The Ohio Lake Erie Commission and the Ohio Water Resources Council have adopted new guidelines for local communities to use for local land use planning.
March 26, 2013 Ohio EPA Finds Exceptional Biology In Ohio River Tributaries
Exceptional communities of fish and aquatic insects have been found at nearly two dozen sites on Ohio River tributaries in Scioto, Jackson and Lawrence counties, according to a new Ohio EPA biological and water quality study.
March 26, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Christiansburg Sewer Project
Ohio EPA will host a public hearing on April 9, 2013, to accept comments on draft wastewater limits for the village of Christiansburg.
March 22, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold March 26 Hearing on the 2014 Agenda for the Ohio Environmental Education Fund
Ohio EPA’s Ohio Environmental Education Fund (OEEF) has proposed an agenda for 2014 that sets funding priorities for the 2014 grant program.
March 22, 2013 2012 Grand Lake St. Marys Alum Treatment Report Released
A federal report from U.S. EPA indicates the 2012 alum treatment reduced the internal phosphorus load in Grand Lake St. Marys by 55 percent.
March 19, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Draft Change to Rumpke Air Permit
Ohio EPA will host a public information session and hearing on April 2, 2013, to accept comments on a draft air permit for Rumpke Sanitary Landfill, 10975 Hughes Road, Cincinnati.
March 15, 2013 Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permit Issued for Landfill Expansion in Ashtabula County
A draft permit to expand the Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County will be the focus of a March 28, 2013, Ohio EPA public meeting.
March 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Receives Application to Certify Water Quality Impacts for Pipeline Project
Ohio EPA is reviewing an application to extend an underground pipeline across Jefferson, Harrison, Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Muskingum, Licking, Fairfield, Pickaway, Fayette, Greene, Clinton, Warren and Butler counties.
March 14, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Meigs County Mine Discharge Diversion
Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on Tues., March 26, 2013, at 6 p.m. to discuss the water quality impacts of a proposed pipeline project to divert discharges from Meigs Mine No. 31 near Langsville (around 30012 SR 124) to the Ohio River (mile 257.5).
March 14, 2013 Public, Private Partners Unite to Clean Up Mountain of Waste at Illegal Dump
With a mountain of waste behind them stretching 20 feet high and covering about an acre of land, Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally, Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) Commissioner Susan Tilgner and Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) Executive Director Ron Mills announced today their agencies’ joint effort to help clean up the county’s largest illegal dump at 1388 Stimmel Road.
March 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Hosting Meeting about Williams County Landfill Expansion
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013, to accept comments on a proposed vertical expansion of the Williams County Landfill near Bryan.
March 6, 2013 Ohioans More Environmentally Literate Thanks to Outstanding Projects
Environmental education projects, paid for in part by the Ohio Environmental Education Fund, have helped hundreds of thousands of Ohioans better understand scientific and technical aspects of environmental issues.
March 5, 2013 Ohio EPA Announces Environmental Education Grant Process
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for environmental education grants through April 2, 2013.
March 1, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding AK Steel UIC Renewal
Ohio EPA will host an information session and public hearing on March 14, 2013, to accept comments on draft renewals for two underground injection control permits for AK Steel’s spent pickle liquor.