February 28, 2013 Fish Consumption Advisories Updated for 2013
This year’s Ohio fish consumption advisory includes updates for several locations based on samples that were taken from five lakes and 12 streams in 2011.
February 25, 2013 Miamisburg NCR Site Latest to Receive Covenant Not to Sue
Through the voluntary efforts of Legacy Ministries International and Miami Township, a Miamisburg site has been investigated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
January 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Meeting to Focus on Stream Impacts Related to Warren County Water Main
Potential stream impacts associated with a proposed water line project along the Little Miami River near the intersection of state route 48 and the Little Miami River, south of Mason-Morrow-Millgrove Road, will be the focus of a Feb. 12, 2013, Ohio EPA public meeting.
January 15, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Wesselman Road Sewer Project
Ohio EPA will host a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. on January 29, 2013, to accept comments on a proposed permit-to-install for the Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati (MSD).
January 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Two Environmental Education Grants to Montgomery County Organizations
Ohio EPA awarded two organizations a total of $60,698 to conduct Montgomery County-based environmental education.
January 7, 2013 Environmental Regulators To Host Public Meeting Regarding Clean Water Limited
A group of environmental regulators including Ohio EPA, the Regional Air Pollution Control Agency and Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County’s Environmental Health Divison, will host a public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, to offer area residents an opportunity to discuss the Drexel-based Clean Water Limited facility.
January 2, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding St. Bernard Landfill Waste Delineation Plan
Ohio EPA will host a public meeting on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, to offer area residents an opportunity to learn about the waste delineation plan that will be used to determine the landfill limits of the closed St. Bernard landfill.
November 30, 2012 Valleyview Mobile Home Park Agrees to Upgrade Wastewater System
As part of an agreement with Ohio EPA, the owners of Valleyview Mobile Home Park, 110 E. Hickory Grove Road, Urbana, have agreed to upgrade its wastewater handling and treatment system and institute a regular sampling schedule for the treated wastewater.
November 20, 2012 Another UD-Area Property Meets Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program Requirements
Through the voluntary efforts of MVO Building Solutions III, another urban brownfield has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
November 20, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $3,396 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Brown County Organization
Georgetown Exempted Village Schools will receive $3,396 from Ohio EPA to learn about water quality sampling in White Oak Creek.
November 19, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $2,200 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Montgomery County Organization
Brookville Local Schools will receive an Ohio EPA grant of $2,200 to expand the school’s outdoor classroom.
November 19, 2012 Ohio EPA Recognizes Five Companies With Environmental Excellence Awards
Ohio EPA has identified the first award recipients for Encouraging Environmental Excellence (Ɛ3), a new program to recognize organizations committed to environmental excellence at all levels.
November 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants
Children in eight Ohio school districts will benefit from Ohio EPA grants awarded to install pollution control equipment on 75 buses and idle reduction technology on 68 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
October 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Public Hearing for Cincinnati Company Nov. 13
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, to accept comments on a draft hazardous waste permit renewal for Spring Grove Resource Recovery, 4879 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati.
September 26, 2012 Ohio EPA Settles with Arcanum for Wastewater Treatment Plant Violations
Ohio EPA and the village of Arcanum have agreed to a plan for the village to upgrade its wastewater treatment system.