December 9, 2013 Lawrence County Property Cleared for Redevelopment
An Ironton 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 the city of Ironton, the current owner.
December 6, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $4,371 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Wood County Solid Waste Management District
A $4,371 Ohio EPA environmental education mini grant will help local students continue learning science as they assist the Wood County Solid Waste Management District with stream quality monitoring and storm water management.
December 6, 2013 Ohio EPA Completes Capping Project and Other Improvements at Former Portage County Landfill
Ohio EPA has completed work to secure and properly cap an old solid waste landfill in the Portage County community of Rootstown.
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 6, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Local Water Education
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education mini grant to Northeast Ohio Public Involvement and Public Education (NEO PIPE) to educate homeowners about the proper use of fertilizers and management of storm water runoff.
December 6, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Lorain County Metro Parks’ Prairie Meadow Project
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education mini grant to Lorain County Metro Parks to support a prairie meadow restoration project at the Sandy Ridge Reservation in North Ridgeville.
December 6, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Grant to Support Forestry Education at The Holden Arboretum
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education mini grant to The Holden Arboretum to educate Northeast Ohio students on the social, economic and environmental benefits of community forests.
December 5, 2013 Ohio Lake Erie Commission to Hold December Quarterly Meeting in Columbus
The Ohio Lake Erie Commission (OLEC) will hold its quarterly meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at the Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts – Executive Conference and Training Center, 77 S. High St., Columbus.
December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant To Washington SWCD for Learning Project
Ohio EPA has awarded a $1,388 environmental education mini grant to the Washington Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for the Barlow Conservation Area.
December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant To City of Delaware for Watershed Festival
Ohio EPA has awarded a $4,923 environmental education mini grant to the city of Delaware for a watershed festival.
December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Fayette SWCD for Learning Project
Ohio EPA has awarded a $5,000 environmental education mini grant to the Fayette Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for a city farm riparian zone educational project.
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 26, 2013 Ohio EPA Provides Planning and Design Loans to City of Akron
Ohio EPA is providing two more loans to the city of Akron to continue upgrading the city’s sanitary sewer and drinking water systems.
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 22, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grant
Children in the Zanesville city school district will have cleaner air to breathe due to an Ohio EPA grant to install pollution control equipment on school buses.