January 22, 2014 Batavia Middle School Will Represent Ohio in National Future City Competition in Washington D.C.
Teams from 18 Ohio middle schools built models of their concepts of what cities will be like in the future for the 2014 National Engineers Week Future City Competition,™ Ohio region, held Jan. 18, 2014, at Columbus State Community College (CSCC).
January 22, 2014 Ohio EPA Issues Final 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA has released the final 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) Program Management Plan.
January 14, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards 2014 Scholarships
Seven environmental science and engineering students have been awarded scholarships to study at Ohio colleges and universities through Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund.
January 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Issues Draft General Permit for Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems
Ohio EPA is taking public comments on a draft general permit renewal to allow storm water discharges from small municipal separate storm sewers (MS4s).
December 27, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to The Ohio State University
Ohio EPA has awarded a $34,258 environmental education grant to The Ohio State University’s Ohio Bioproducts Innovation Center to develop an interactive display titled, “Welcome to the Biorefinery Concept for Environmental Education.”
November 15, 2013 On America Recycles Day, Ohio EPA Encourages Citizens to Recycle
Today is America Recycles Day and Ohio EPA is encouraging people to recycle at home, school and work.
November 14, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Outreach Sessions on Voluntary Action Program Rules
Ohio EPA will hold five outreach sessions throughout the state to explain changes being considered to the Voluntary Action Program (VAP) rules.
November 5, 2013 Ohio EPA Proposes 2014 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA will hold a meeting on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, to discuss Ohio EPA’s draft program management plan for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF).
October 16, 2013 Students Develop Key Learning Skills While Considering Ohio’s Transportation Future
This fall, middle school students from across the nation are being challenged to design transportation solutions for the future in the 2013/2014 National Engineer’s Week Future City Competition. Ohio students and professional mentors are encouraged to participate. The registration deadline is Oct. 31, 2013.
September 23, 2013 Ohio EPA Partners With Keep Ohio Beautiful
Ohio EPA will provide a $150,000 grant and partner with Keep Ohio Beautiful (KOB) to help enforce anti-littering laws, educate the public and stimulate collection and containment of litter.
September 19, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepting Applications for 2014 Recycling and Litter Prevention Grants
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for various recycling and litter prevention grants and will host an informational meeting on the 2014 grant application process on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
September 10, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepting Nominees for Environmental Excellence Award
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for the new gold-level award in its environmental recognition program.
August 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Loan Program Goes Above $1 Billion Mark
Ohio EPA recently reached a landmark point in its Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) program when loans awarded passed the $1 billion mark.
August 25, 2013 Ohio EPA, The Environmental Education Council of Ohio and The Ohio State University Partner to Launch Career Recruiting Network
Ohio high school students will have new opportunities to explore careers in environmental science and engineering, thanks to a three-way partnership between Ohio EPA, the Environmental Education Council of Ohio (EECO) and The Ohio State University School of Environment and Natural Resources.
August 8, 2013 Ohio EPA Requests Nominations to Finance 2014 Wastewater Projects
Communities seeking help to fund wastewater infrastructure projects for 2014 need to respond by Aug. 30, 2013, for assistance under the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF).