April 23, 2012 Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permit Issued to Lorain County’s Republic Steel
Ohio EPA has scheduled a May 7, 2012, public meeting to discuss a draft air permit issued to Republic Steel for a major project at the company’s Lorain steelmaking facility.
April 20, 2012 In-Lake Monitoring Station Installed at Buckeye Lake
To better assess water quality conditions at Buckeye Lake, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) and Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) have partnered with an Ohio-based manufacturer of water monitoring systems to install a data station near the center of the 3,200-acre lake.
April 19, 2012 City of Cincinnati and Ohio EPA Celebrate Earth Day
City of Cincinnati officials and Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally at 10:30 a.m. today will highlight how cleanup and revitalization is progressing in the City’s West End neighborhood.
April 19, 2012 Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Belmont County School’s Wastewater Project
Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on May 3, 2012, at 6 p.m. to discuss water quality impacts from a proposed Powhatan Elementary School wastewater treatment plant project at 54685 Mount Victory Rd., Powhatan Point in York Township.
April 17, 2012 Koch Foods of Cincinnati, Ohio EPA Reach Agreement
Koch Foods of Cincinnati (Koch), located at 4100 Port Union Road, Fairfield, has agreed to correct repeated deficiencies in its risk management plan as part of a settlement with Ohio EPA.
April 17, 2012 Ohio EPA to Update State Water Quality Management Plans; Public Hearing Will be Held
Ohio EPA is evaluating updates to water quality management plans prepared by six regional planning agencies and invites the public to comment.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant to Restore Twinsburg’s Pond Brook
Stream restoration efforts in the Tinkers Creek watershed will receive a big boost thanks to a $326,900 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Summit County Storm Water Demonstration Project
Innovative storm water controls are on the way to New Franklin thanks to a $186,800 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Medina County Storm Water Control Project
Innovative storm water controls are on the way to Wadsworth thanks to a $134,280 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Geauga County Stream Restoration Project
Stream restoration efforts in the Chagrin River watershed will receive a boost thanks to a $163,450 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant for Lorain County Stream Restoration Project
Restoration efforts in the Black River watershed will receive a big boost thanks to a $260,586 grant awarded by Ohio EPA.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Grant to Improve Water Quality in Glady Run
Ohio EPA has awarded the Greene County Park District $226,962 to restore and stabilize approximately 3,525 linear feet of stream channel and adjacent riparian zone (30.09 acres) along Glady Run.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Grant to Help Stabilize, Restore Upper Swan Creek
Ohio EPA has awarded an $80,741 grant to Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments to restore eight acres of floodplain along Upper Swan Creek.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $286,000 for Jackson County Restoration Project
Ohio EPA has awarded a $285,900 grant to the Ohio Valley Conservation Coalition for a project to protect and restore Salt Creek in Jackson County.
April 16, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $540,000 for Two Franklin County Water Restoration Projects
Ohio EPA has awarded a $230,885 grant to the city of New Albany and a $308,220 grant to the Columbus & Franklin County Metropolitan Park District for projects to benefit local streams.