December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant To Washington SWCD for Learning Project
Ohio EPA has awarded a $1,388 environmental education mini grant to the Washington Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for the Barlow Conservation Area.
November 22, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grant
Children in the Zanesville city school district will have cleaner air to breathe due to an Ohio EPA grant to install pollution control equipment on school buses.
November 4, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Upper Ohio River Drinking Water Protection Plan
Ohio EPA will hold an information session on Wed., Nov. 6, 2013, from 10-11:30 a.m. to discuss a plan to protect drinking water quality in the Upper Ohio River.
October 24, 2013 Six Southeast Ohio Counties Receive Ohio EPA Loans to Repair, Replace Household Sewage Treatment Systems
Ohio EPA has issued individual $56,000 loans to Hocking, Meigs, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum and Perry counties to help their residents pay for household sewage treatment system repair and replacement.
October 23, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Meeting About Proposed Pickaway County Quarry Discharge
Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on Nov. 6, 2013, at 6 p.m. to discuss potential water quality impacts to Deer Creek from Melvin Stone Company LLC’s facility at 13124 Crownover Rd. in New Holland, Perry Township.
October 16, 2013 Gallia County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Wastewater Improvements
Ohio EPA has issued a $500,000 low-interest loan to Gallipolis to help plan and design wastewater facility improvements.
September 30, 2013 Scrapping and Saving: NCI Composts Food Waste, Models Significant Savings Nationwide Thanks to ODRC, Ohio EPA and Local SWMD Partnership, Grant
Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (ODRC) Director Gary C. Mohr and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) Director Scott J. Nally unveiled a new cost-cutting composting system and forward-thinking food waste recycling management program today at the Noble Correctional Institution (NCI), 15708 McConnelsville Rd. in Caldwell.
August 30, 2013 Jefferson County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Replace Infrastructure, Improve Water Quality and Public Health
Ohio EPA has issued a $877,906 low-interest loan to the city of Toronto to help replace existing waterlines and re-establish a reliable water distribution system.
August 30, 2013 Meigs County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Replace Infrastructure, Improve Water Quality and Capacity
Ohio EPA has issued a $123,574 low-interest loan to the Tuppers Plains/Chester Water District to help replace the existing waterline and booster station at State Route 681.
August 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Reports Results of Sandy Creek Watershed Study
An Ohio EPA report finds Northeast Ohio’s Sandy Creek watershed provides a relatively healthy environment for fish and other aquatic life.
August 22, 2013 Know the Law Before Open Burning in Adams County
Ohio EPA and the Portsmouth Local Air Agency urge Adams County residents to use proper safety precautions and follow Ohio EPA’s open burning regulations.
August 19, 2013 New Boston Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Design Sewer Improvements
Ohio EPA has issued a $400,000 interest-free loan to the village of New Boston to design important sanitary sewer improvements in Scioto County.
August 12, 2013 Highland Ridge Water Association Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Extend Water Service, Improve Water Quality, Pressure
Ohio EPA has issued a $717,037 zero-interest loan to Highland Ridge Water Association Inc. to construct the State Route 530 waterline extensions in Salem and Adams townships in Washington County.
July 24, 2013 Shawnee Water Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Replace Distribution System, Improve Water Quality and Public Health
Ohio EPA has issued an $88,955.42 low-interest loan to the village of Shawnee in Perry County to help construct the second phase of a water distribution system replacement of undersized waterlines.
July 10, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Grant to Carroll-Columbiana-Harrison Solid Waste District
Ohio EPA has awarded an environmental education mini grant to the Carroll-Columbiana-Harrison Solid Waste District to create an environmental education academy for teachers.