July 9, 2012 Dispute about Post-Closure Care of CECOS Landfill Resolved
A long-standing dispute about the post-closure care of the CECOS landfill in Clermont County is near resolution following multiple meetings and negotiations between officials from Ohio EPA, Clermont County and Republic Services, owner of the landfill.
July 6, 2012 Cadiz Agrees to Improve Sewers, Protect Public Health and Environment
In a settlement with Ohio EPA, the village of Cadiz (Harrison Co.) has agreed to achieve and maintain compliance with Ohio laws and its wastewater discharge permit as soon as possible to protect public health and the environment.
July 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Proposes Rule Changes to Pretreatment and Indirect Discharge Program
Ohio EPA is proposing to amend rules that regulate allowable industrial wastewater discharges that require pretreatment before being routed to public wastewater treatment systems.
June 13, 2012 Ohio EPA Invites Public to Ottawa River Meeting, Streamside Programs
Area residents have a chance to get an in-depth look at the Ottawa River on June 20 when Ohio EPA, in partnership with the Ottawa River Coalition, hosts a streamside program before a public meeting to discuss the river’s water quality and related issues.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grants to Three Cuyahoga County Organizations
Ohio EPA has awarded more than $78,000 in environmental education grants to three Cuyahoga County organizations.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Mahoning County Neighborhood Development Organizati
A group working to revitalize Youngstown neighborhoods now has an opportunity to showcase vacant land reuse strategies thanks to a $15,550 grant from Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund (OEEF).
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $42,358 Environmental Education Grant to Darke County Organization
More than 110 teachers and 1,500 high school students from seven counties will benefit from an Ohio EPA grant to the Darke County Educational Service Center.
June 4, 2012 Ohio EPA Will Conduct Water Quality Sampling in East Fork Little Miami Watershed
Ohio EPA will collect water quality and biological samples in the East Fork Little Miami watershed to gather information that will be part of a plan to maintain and, where necessary, restore water quality of the river and its tributaries.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $3,500 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Athens County Consortium
Ohio EPA has awarded a $3,500 environmental education mini grant to the Ohio River Basin Consortium for Research and Education in Athens County.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant for Lawrence Co. Native Plant Landscaping
Ohio EPA has awarded a $5,000 environmental education mini grant to Ironton in Bloom Inc. to help pay for a native plant landscaping project at the St. Mary's Medical Campus in Lawrence County.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $4,991 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Statewide Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded a $4,991 to Three Scale Research, Inc. to develop an online interactive educational wetlands map for fifth grade students.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant Worth Nearly $4,200 to Columbus Middle School
Ohio EPA has awarded a $4,183 environmental education mini grant to a Columbus City Schools’ Hilltonia Middle School, to help pay for a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) pilot project.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant to New Albany-Plain Local Schools
Ohio EPA has awarded a $4,934 environmental education mini grant to New Albany-Plain Local Schools to help students gain awareness of the presence of wildlife around them and a better understanding of how human activity is impacting wildlife and habitat in Franklin and Licking counties.
May 31, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards a $4,615 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Statewide Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded $4,615 mini grant to the Ohio Invasive Plant Council (OIPC) to educate Ohio citizens.
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $4,893 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Mill Creek Watershed
Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities will receive a $4,893 environmental education mini grant to educate more than 18,000 watershed residents about how to protect the urban stream.