January 22, 2021 Ohio EPA Proposes Water Quality Certification for Nationwide Permits
Ohio EPA is holding a virtual hearing revising its water quality certifications that regulate several categories of similar dredge and fill-type activities that can be covered under a single, nationwide permit.
January 8, 2021 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Lake White Dam Improvements Project
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Jan. 21, 2021, to discuss an application for a water quality certification for a proposed project at Lake White Dam.
December 24, 2020 2020 Edition of Statewide Watershed Nutrient Study Released
Ohio EPA has released its 2020 Nutrient Mass Balance study.
December 17, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for American Transmission Systems Application
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, to discuss an application for a water quality certification for American Transmission Systems in Portage County.
December 17, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Chagrin Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant Variance
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, about a mercury variance permit modification for the discharge from the Chagrin Falls Meadow Lane Wastewater Treatment Plant to the Chagrin River.
December 2, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Opalocka Wastewater Treatment Plant Variance
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Dec. 15, 2020, about an application received requesting a mercury variance for the wastewater discharge from the Opalocka Wastewater Treatment Plant to Marsh Hawk Run.
December 2, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Bainbridge Wastewater Treatment Plant Application
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting about an application for a proposed wastewater treatment plant and sanitary sewer system in the village of Bainbridge.
November 25, 2020 Ohio Lake Erie Commission Requests Public Comments about Black River Area of Concern
The Ohio Lake Erie Commission and Ohio EPA are accepting comments for the proposed removal of a beneficial use impairment of degradation of aesthetics within the Black River Area of Concern.
November 23, 2020 Public Hearing to Discuss Emerald BioEnergy Draft Permit Renewal
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual hearing for a draft permit renewal to update the permit requirements for Emerald BioEnergy.
November 23, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set for Dominion Pipeline Application
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, to discuss an application for a water quality certification related to the proposed replacement of an existing natural gas pipeline.
November 9, 2020 Ohio EPA Offering Grants for Water Quality Improvement Projects
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for water quality improvement grants for projects that restore streams; reduce nonpoint source pollutants such as nutrients, sediments, acid mine drainage, and bacteria; improve stream and riparian habitat; and/or reverse the effects of stream modification.
November 3, 2020 Ohio EPA Proposes 2021 Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public hearing on Dec. 3, 2020, to discuss the Agency’s draft 2021 Program Management Plan for the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF). The fund provides financial and technical assistance for wastewater infrastructure and restoration projects that improve the quality of Ohio's rivers, streams, lakes, and other water bodies.
October 26, 2020 Study of Whitewater River Tributaries Released
The Whitewater River watershed in Southwest Ohio continues to be one of the highest quality river systems in Ohio. An Ohio EPA survey of the watershed found a high diversity of fish and other aquatic species. Ohio EPA released the study today.
October 9, 2020 Ohio EPA Meeting Set to Discuss SoMoCo Wastewater Discharge Permit
Ohio EPA will hold a virtual public hearing on an application from the Morrow County Commissioners (on behalf of the SoMoCo Wastewater Treatment Plant) for a new wastewater discharge permit with a proposed discharge to Alum Creek.
September 30, 2020 Ohio EPA Schedules Meeting About Campbell’s Wastewater Discharge Permit
Ohio EPA is considering a request to add a new wastewater discharge location for the Campbell Soup plant in Napoleon and incorporate the outfall and discharge limits into a wastewater discharge permit renewal for the facility.