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 29, 2012 Shelby County Commissioners Agree to Sewer Portions of Newport
In an agreement with Ohio EPA, the Shelby County Commissioners will install sewers and provide central wastewater treatment for an estimated 200 homes and businesses in the village of Newport.
June 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Accepts Comments on Draft Permits for Belmont County School’s Wastewater Project
Ohio EPA is accepting comments on a draft wastewater discharge permit and permit-to-install for the proposed Powhatan Elementary School wastewater treatment plant project
June 18, 2012 Stark County Mobile Home Park to Address Clean Water Act Violations
In a settlement
with Ohio EPA, the Forty Corners Mobile Home Park has agreed to fix its sewage collection system and enhance staffing at the park’s wastewater treatment plant located at 10530 Forty Corners Street in Lawrence Township.
June 15, 2012 Ohio EPA Accepts Comments on Draft Certifications for Vessel Discharges
Ohio EPA has issued two draft certifications that would authorize ballast discharges from Ohio vessels into waters of the state in conjunction with U.S. EPA’s draft general permit for vessel discharges
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 12, 2012 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting to Discuss Discharge Permit for Boston Mills Historic District
A request to discharge treated wastewater to the Cuyahoga River will be the focus of a June 26, 2012, Ohio EPA public meeting in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
June 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study in Black River Watershed
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 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Launches Study of Stillwater Creek Watershed
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 Creek watershed
May 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Launches Study of Mill Creek Watershed
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 Mill Creek watershed.
May 29, 2012 Study Finds Upper Scioto River Recovered from 2009 Fish Kills
A newly released Ohio EPA water quality study is the first comprehensive assessment of the upper Scioto River watershed since 1995.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study of Maumee River
Ohio EPA staff will begin a major water quality study of the Maumee River mainstem this summer.
May 25, 2012 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing about Wastewater Discharge Permit Request For Water Treatment Plant
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on June 11, 2012, to accept comments about the Putnam Community Water Corporation’s wastewater discharge permit application associated with its water treatment plant.