April 15, 2013
Ohio EPA Accepts Applications for Buckeye Lake Watershed Grants
Ohio EPA is accepting applications through April 30, 2013, for Surface Water Improvement Fund (SWIF) grants to benefit the Buckeye Lake watershed.

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 5, 2013
Project Priorities Approved for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund
The list of fundable projects for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) has been finalized under the 2013 WPCLF Program Management Plan, a document that describes how Ohio EPA prioritizes projects, distributes funds and administers the WPCLF.

April 5, 2013
Ohio EPA to Extend Public Comment Period About Meigs County Mine Project
Ohio EPA will accept public comments about a Meigs County mine discharge diversion project until April 9, 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.

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).

April 1, 2013
Ohio EPA Launches New GIS Mapping at Start of Ozone Season

To kick off the beginning of ozone season today, Ohio EPA is launching a new web-based map (Geographic Information System or GIS) application which will enable Ohioans to view real-time air quality data online.


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.

March 26, 2013
Ohio EPA Finds Exceptional Biology In Ohio River Tributaries
Exceptional communities of fish and aquatic insects have been found at nearly two dozen sites on Ohio River tributaries in Scioto, Jackson and Lawrence counties, according to a new Ohio EPA biological and water quality study.

March 26, 2013
Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Christiansburg Sewer Project
Ohio EPA will host a public hearing on April 9, 2013, to accept comments on draft wastewater limits for the village of Christiansburg.

March 22, 2013
2012 Grand Lake St. Marys Alum Treatment Report Released
A federal report from U.S. EPA indicates the 2012 alum treatment reduced the internal phosphorus load in Grand Lake St. Marys by 55 percent.

March 19, 2013
Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Draft Change to Rumpke Air Permit
Ohio EPA will host a public information session and hearing on April 2, 2013, to accept comments on a draft air permit for Rumpke Sanitary Landfill, 10975 Hughes Road, Cincinnati.

March 15, 2013
Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permit Issued for Landfill Expansion in Ashtabula County
A draft permit to expand the Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County will be the focus of a March 28, 2013, Ohio EPA public meeting.

March 15, 2013
Ohio EPA Receives Application to Certify Water Quality Impacts for Pipeline Project
Ohio EPA is reviewing an application to extend an underground pipeline across Jefferson, Harrison, Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Muskingum, Licking, Fairfield, Pickaway, Fayette, Greene, Clinton, Warren and Butler counties.

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