June 27, 2013 Ohio EPA Proposes 2014 Drinking Water Loan Program Plan
Ohio EPA has proposed guidelines for the intended use of loan funds to upgrade public drinking water treatment systems and is accepting comments through July 2, 2013.
April 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Proposes Changes to the Drinking Water Loan Program
Ohio EPA has proposed amended guidelines for $150 million in loan funds set aside for upgrades to public drinking water treatment systems.
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.
October 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Proposes Additions to Drinking Water Operator Certification Rules
Ohio EPA has proposed rules that would allow external organizations to administer tests for water operator certification and is accepting comments through the close of business on Nov. 13, 2012.
August 10, 2012 Wayne County Church Addresses Drinking Water Concerns
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, a Wooster church is now hauling clean drinking water to its property.
July 24, 2012 Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Adams County Mining Project
Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on Aug. 6, 2012, at 5:30 p.m. to discuss water quality impacts of discharges from a proposed expansion of a mineral mine (limestone quarry)
July 17, 2012 Ohio EPA, Lake Erie Charter Boat Association Partner to Monitor Lake Erie
COLUMBUS — On Monday, July 23, Ohio EPA and the Lake Erie Charter Boat Association will hold a news conference and boat outing to highlight two new programs to monitor Lake Erie water quality in the Western Basin, where intensifying harmful algal blooms present risks to public health and Ohio's economy.
May 22, 2012 Brunersburg Water District, Ohio EPA Resolve Violations
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, the Brunersburg Water District, located in Defiance County has agreed to examine water usage and potential cross connections in its water system and address elevated levels of disinfection byproducts in the system.
March 13, 2012 Ohio EPA Educates About Fluoride in Well Water For Ground Water Awareness Week - March 11-17
Ohio EPA has issued a ground water quality report to provide information about fluoride in Ohio’s ground waters, available for Ground Water Awareness Week 2012, which is March 11 through 17.
March 1, 2012 Ohio EPA Offers Communities Financial Help To Improve Drinking Water Safety
Ohio EPA is accepting nominations from communities that want to receive funding for drinking water-related infrastructure projects. Nominations to receive funding through the Drinking Water Assistance Fund are due on March 15, 2012.
February 21, 2012 Village of Attica Agrees to Make Drinking Water, Wastewater Treatment System Improvements
The village of Attica has agreed to reduce levels of disinfection byproducts in its drinking water and construct improvements to its wastewater treatment plant.
January 19, 2012 Summit County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Through the voluntary efforts of the Summit County Port Authority and Lockheed Martin Corporation, a 19-acre brownfield in Akron has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).