July 3, 2013 Ohio EPA to Study, Report on Stillwater River Quality
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Stillwater River Watershed.
June 18, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $45,378 Environmental Education Grant to Champaign County Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded $45,378 to Urbana University – College of Arts and Sciences, for its collaborative outreach to increase public awareness of environmental issues in Champaign County.
June 17, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,690 Environmental Education Grant to Hamilton County Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded $5,690 to the Cincinnati Nature Center for its program Nature in the Classroom – Teacher Training Program.
June 17, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants
Children in four Ohio school districts will benefit from Ohio EPA grants awarded to install pollution control equipment on 32 buses and idle reduction technology on 45 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
June 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Announces 2013 State Science Day Governor’s Awards for Excellence
Ohio EPA announces the winners of the Governor's Award for Excellence in Environmental Protection Research for this year's State Science Day.
June 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Launches Studies of Lower Muskingum River, Southwest Ohio River Tributaries
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching several studies this year of the lower Muskingum River tributaries and Southwest Ohio River Tributaries.
May 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Seeks Comments on Urban Setting Designation for Land in Springfield
Ohio EPA is considering a request to grant an urban setting designation (USD) for approximately 88 acres of land located in southwestern Springfield near the intersection of West Jefferson Street and Dayton Road.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards 18 Community Recycling Grants
Ohio EPA is awarding grants to assist 18 communities with strengthening local recycling and litter prevention efforts through the Community Recycling Grant program.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Encourages Job Creation Through Recycling Programs
Thirteen projects across Ohio were awarded $1.7 million through the Recycling Market Development Grant program offered by Ohio EPA.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards More Than $527,000 for 2013 Litter Cleanups and Tire Amnesties
Forty five communities will benefit from litter collection efforts or new tire amnesty collection programs thanks to grants from Ohio EPA.
April 22, 2013 Ohio EPA, Hamilton County Recycling & Solid Waste District Announce $250,000 Recycling Grant
Responding to a need from Ohio’s glass manufacturers, Ohio EPA, in partnership with the Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District and cooperation with Rumpke Recycling, has provided $250,000 to help purchase equipment to screen, clean and sort glass. This is important in the glass recycling industry.
April 5, 2013 Ohio EPA Considers Application to Remove Monument Avenue Low Dam in Dayton
As part of a long-term plan to build a whitewater run in Dayton’s Great Miami River, Five Rivers MetroParks has requested a water quality certification to remove the Monument Avenue low dam.
April 2, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding GE Aviation Draft Air Permit
Ohio EPA will host a public hearing on April 16, 2013, to accept comments on an draft permit to allow GE Aviation, One Neumann Way, in Cincinnati to install two test cells.
April 1, 2013 Cincinnati Property Meets Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program Requirements
Through the voluntary efforts of Red Bank Crossing II, another Cincinnati brownfield has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
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.