September 26, 2013 Hamilton County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
The Surrey Square Mall, located at 4500 Montgomery Road in Norwood, has been investigated and cleaned to standards appropriate for commercial or industrial redevelopment.
September 16, 2013 Ohio EPA Requests Recognition of Improved Air Quality in Logan County; Public Hearing to be Held Sept. 25
The State of Ohio plans to ask U.S. EPA to officially recognize that air quality in parts of Lake Township, Logan County, meets the 2008 federal lead standard.
August 29, 2013 Enon Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Drinking Water Quality Improvement
Thanks to a low-interest Ohio EPA construction loan, the city of Enon will replace 1,330 existing, worn-out, individually read water meters with new, radio-read water meters and their supporting components and purchase six portable leak detectors.
August 20, 2013 Greene County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Wright State University’s National Center for Medical Readiness will have a new home on land that formerly housed the Southwestern Portland Cement Company, later Cemex.
August 20, 2013 Dayton Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
A former foundry site, active from 1897 until 1981, has been investigated and cleaned to commercial or industrial standards thanks to the voluntary efforts of the city of Dayton.
August 14, 2013 Urbana Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Meet Future Needs
The city of Urbana will improve the water quality in the Mad River, save an estimated $4.5 million and better position itself for growth thanks to a $20.7 million low-interest loan from Ohio EPA.
August 14, 2013 Blanchester Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Improve Water Plant
Residents in the village of Blanchester will have better drinking water infrastructure as a result of a drinking water plant replacement funded by a $4.8 million low-interest loan from Ohio EPA.
August 1, 2013 Ohio EPA Offers Public Hearing on Draft Hazardous Waste Renewal Permit for Veolia Technical Solutions
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, to accept comments on a draft hazardous waste renewal permit for Veolia ES Technical Solutions (Veolia).
July 29, 2013 Hamilton County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Public Health Improvement
Ohio EPA has approved a $491,141 loan for the Village of Cleves that will allow the city to construct the Elizabethtown water mains phase 2 project.
July 16, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant to The Ohio State University
The Ohio State University – College of Food, Agricultural & Biological Engineering, has received a grant for $5,000 environmental education mini grant from Ohio EPA to conduct its program “Low-cost, Low-energy Wastewater Treatment for Food Processors.”
July 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grants to West Liberty-Salem and Graham Local Schools
Two school districts in Champaign and Logan counties will receive Ohio EPA environmental education mini grants to help students learn about their local aquatic ecosystem and focus on brown trout reproduction.
July 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $4,150 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Fernald Community Alliance (FCA)
Ohio EPA awarded Fernald Community Alliance (FCA) $4,150 for its “Roadmap to Resolution: Communities, Government and Corporations Solving Complex Challenges” project.
July 10, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Mini Grant to Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District
Ohio EPA has awarded the Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) an environmental education mini grant of $4,749 for “CSI: Shawnee,” a science camp at Camp Oyo and Shawnee State Park.
July 9, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing for Nexeo Draft Hazardous Waste Permit Renewal
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on July 23 regarding the issuance of a draft permit to allow Nexeo Solutions LLC and Ashland Inc. to continue operating a hazardous waste storage facility in Moraine.
July 3, 2013 Ohio EPA to Study, Report on Stillwater River Quality
As part of Ohio EPA’s continuous effort to monitor and report on the quality of rivers and streams throughout Ohio, the Agency is launching a study this year of the Stillwater River Watershed.