June 18, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $35,029 Environmental Education Grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio
Ohio EPA has awarded $35,029 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio Inc. for the Camp Oty’Okwa Discovery Center in Hocking 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.
June 17, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,690 Environmental Education Grant to Hamilton County Organization
Ohio EPA has awarded $5,690 to the Cincinnati Nature Center for its program Nature in the Classroom – Teacher Training Program.
June 17, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants
Children in four Ohio school districts will benefit from Ohio EPA grants awarded to install pollution control equipment on 32 buses and idle reduction technology on 45 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
June 5, 2013 Cuyahoga County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program
Through the voluntary efforts of a Cleveland property owner, another area brownfield has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program (VAP), and is ready for redevelopment.
May 31, 2013 Tiffin Property Approved for Redevelopment
Through the voluntary efforts of the property owner, a Tiffin brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing investigation under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
May 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Seeks Comments on Urban Setting Designation for Land in Springfield
Ohio EPA is considering a request to grant an urban setting designation (USD) for approximately 88 acres of land located in southwestern Springfield near the intersection of West Jefferson Street and Dayton Road.
May 20, 2013 Former Kimball Midwest Property Cleared for Redevelopment
Another Columbus 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 582 West Goodale LLC, the city of Columbus, Wagenbrenner Development Inc., and The Goodale Apartments LLC (the current property owner).
May 16, 2013 Ashland Property Approved for Redevelopment
Through the voluntary efforts of the property owner, an Ashland brownfield is ready for redevelopment after undergoing investigation under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Encourages Job Creation Through Recycling Programs
Thirteen projects across Ohio were awarded $1.7 million through the Recycling Market Development Grant program offered by Ohio EPA.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards More Than $527,000 for 2013 Litter Cleanups and Tire Amnesties
Forty five communities will benefit from litter collection efforts or new tire amnesty collection programs thanks to grants from Ohio EPA.
April 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepts Applications for Buckeye Lake Watershed Grants
Ohio EPA is accepting applications through April 30, 2013, for Surface Water Improvement Fund (SWIF) grants to benefit the Buckeye Lake watershed.
April 1, 2013 Cincinnati Property Meets Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program Requirements
Through the voluntary efforts of Red Bank Crossing II, another Cincinnati brownfield has been investigated and remediated under Ohio EPA's Voluntary Action Program (VAP).
March 28, 2013 State Hosting Best Local Land Use Meetings to Promote Balanced Growth
The Ohio Lake Erie Commission and the Ohio Water Resources Council have adopted new guidelines for local communities to use for local land use planning.
March 6, 2013 Ohioans More Environmentally Literate Thanks to Outstanding Projects
Environmental education projects, paid for in part by the Ohio Environmental Education Fund, have helped hundreds of thousands of Ohioans better understand scientific and technical aspects of environmental issues.