January 9, 2014 Local Students To Participate in Ohio Future City Competition
What will it take to engineer cities in the future? Ohio seventh and eighth grade students from Heritage Middle School are examining this question by participating in the National Engineers Week Future City Competition™ on Saturday, Jan. 18, at Columbus State Community College (CSCC) in Columbus.
January 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Recruiting Summer Interns at Five Ohio State Events
Ohio EPA is looking for college students who want challenging, meaningful summer jobs. Ohio EPA is hosting a series of intern recruiting events on campuses around the state, including four coming up in early 2014 at The Ohio State University.
January 2, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Columbus Downtown Development Corporation
Ohio EPA, the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) and COSI are teaming up to educate the public about the Scioto Greenways project, now underway in downtown Columbus.
December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant To City of Delaware for Watershed Festival
Ohio EPA has awarded a $4,923 environmental education mini grant to the city of Delaware for a watershed festival.
December 4, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant To Fayette SWCD for Learning Project
Ohio EPA has awarded a $5,000 environmental education mini grant to the Fayette Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for a city farm riparian zone educational project.
November 20, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing About North Central Outerbelt Project Near Worthington
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 6 p.m. on Dec. 3, 2013, regarding the water quality impacts of an Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) project at I-270 between State Route (SR) 315 and U.S. Route 23 in Columbus and Worthington.
November 1, 2013 Pickaway County Property Cleared for Redevelopment
A Circleville brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing an investigation and remediation through Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP), thanks to the voluntary efforts of the city of Circleville and CircleGreen LLC, the current owner.
November 1, 2013 Ohio EPA Issues Final Air Permit for Franklin County Facility
Ohio EPA has issued a final air permit to Closed Loop Glass Solutions to install an electric glass furnace at 1635 Watkins Rd. in Columbus.
September 11, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing On Draft Air Permit for Franklin County Facility
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Tues., Sept. 24, 2013, at 6 p.m. about a draft air permit that would allow Closed Loop Glass Solutions to install an electric glass furnace.
August 15, 2013 Franklin County Water Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Extend Water Service to Leonard Park Neighborhood
Ohio EPA has issued a $277,734 low-interest loan to Franklin County to help design the Leonard Park waterline extension project in Mifflin Township.
August 15, 2013 Westerville Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Upgrade Water Treatment Plant
Ohio EPA has issued a $13.5 million loan to Westerville to help upgrade the city’s water treatment plant. The project is expected to improve water quality for customers and enhance existing water treatment facilities.
August 9, 2013 Ohio EPA Encourages Recycling During Pelotonia with Recycling Grant
Thanks to a recycling grant from Ohio EPA, Pelotonia, the fund-raising bike tour with One Goal to End Cancer, will feature a comprehensive recycling program for the first time ever.
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 8, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $4,549 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Ohio Hispanic Coalition
Ohio EPA has awarded the Ohio Hispanic Coalition (OHC) an environmental education mini grant of $4,549 for air quality outreach to Latino-Hispanic communities in Franklin County.
June 18, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $93,800 in Environmental Education Grants to Franklin County Organizations
Ohio EPA has awarded $43,800 to the city of Groveport and $50,000 to The Ohio State University (OSU) for environmental awareness and education programs in Franklin County.