April 14, 2021 Ohio EPA Meeting About Clermont County Water Plant Discharge Permit
Ohio EPA is considering an application to renew the wastewater discharge permit for the Miami Goshen drinking water treatment plant in Clermont County.
April 12, 2021 H2Ohio Technology Assessment Program Selects Technologies
As part of Governor DeWine’s H2Ohio initiative, Ohio EPA announced today that it has identified ten emerging technologies that could play an important role in the reduction of harmful algal blooms (HABs) in Lake Erie. The technologies will be further evaluated through the H2Ohio Technology Assessment Program (TAP) which was created at the Sept. 2020 Ohio Lake Erie Commission meeting to guide the State in addressing HABs in Lake Erie.
April 8, 2021 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Railroad Replacement over Conneaut Creek
Ohio EPA is considering an application for a water quality certification for a project to replace the existing railroad bridge over Conneaut Creek, west of Woodworth Road in Conneaut.
March 30, 2021 Ohio EPA Issues Permit for Emerald BioEnergy
Ohio EPA has issued a permit renewal to Emerald BioEnergy in Westfield Township to update requirements for biosolids storage and land application.
January 22, 2021 Ohio EPA Proposes Water Quality Certification for Nationwide Permits
Ohio EPA is holding a virtual hearing revising its water quality certifications that regulate several categories of similar dredge and fill-type activities that can be covered under a single, nationwide permit.
January 8, 2021 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Lake White Dam Improvements Project
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Jan. 21, 2021, to discuss an application for a water quality certification for a proposed project at Lake White Dam.
December 29, 2020 Ohio EPA Completes Testing Drinking Water Under Ohio PFAS Action Plan
Today, Ohio EPA announced that it has received the final testing results for the presence of certain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water from Ohio’s public water systems, bringing to a close the Agency’s statewide sampling initiative of almost 1,550 public water systems under Ohio’s PFAS Action Plan.
December 28, 2020 Ohio EPA Finalizes 2021 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA has finalized the Agency’s Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) 2021 Program Management Plan. The fund provides financial and technical assistance for wastewater infrastructure and restoration projects that improve the quality of Ohio's rivers, streams, lakes, and other water bodies.
December 24, 2020 2020 Edition of Statewide Watershed Nutrient Study Released
Ohio EPA has released its 2020 Nutrient Mass Balance study.
December 22, 2020 Ohio EPA Announces First-Year H2Ohio Accomplishments to Improve Water Quality in Ohio
This week, Ohio EPA Director Laurie A. Stevenson outlined the progress the Agency has made in the first year of Governor Mike DeWine’s H2Ohio initiative, which has a goal to provide safe and clean water for Ohioans while ensuring the long-term health of our lakes and waterways.
December 17, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for American Transmission Systems Application
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, to discuss an application for a water quality certification for American Transmission Systems in Portage County.
December 17, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Chagrin Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant Variance
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, about a mercury variance permit modification for the discharge from the Chagrin Falls Meadow Lane Wastewater Treatment Plant to the Chagrin River.
November 23, 2020 Public Hearing to Discuss Emerald BioEnergy Draft Permit Renewal
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual hearing for a draft permit renewal to update the permit requirements for Emerald BioEnergy.
November 23, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Dominion Pipeline Application
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, to discuss an application for a water quality certification related to the proposed replacement of an existing natural gas pipeline.
November 9, 2020 Ohio EPA Offering Grants for Water Quality Improvement Projects
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for water quality improvement grants for projects that restore streams; reduce nonpoint source pollutants such as nutrients, sediments, acid mine drainage, and bacteria; improve stream and riparian habitat; and/or reverse the effects of stream modification.