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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst wastewater treatment plant receives Clean Water Awardis closely monitored to ensure that the water quality of the effluent meets or
Elmhurst wastewater treatment plant receives Clean Water Award
My Suburban Life / Posted 8 hours ago
is closely monitored to ensure that the water quality of the effluent meets or exceeds the permit limits imposed by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. The city states that quality of discharged liquid waste is one of many factors... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
A dirty job ...The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recommended a clean-up p
A dirty job ...
Bureau County Republican / Posted 4 days ago
The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recommended a clean-up plan of the soils at residences, parks, alleys and the school. Attendees viewed charts and fact sheets about how the clean-up process would take place, the amount of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Naperville buying 'Firebox' to burn fall leavescampfire releases 80 to 90 percent of what it burns as smoke, he said. Inciner
Naperville buying 'Firebox' to burn fall leaves
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
campfire releases 80 to 90 percent of what it burns as smoke, he said. Incinerator use is regulated by a permit from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, so the city must notify residents of when the firebox will be fired up. "There are... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Dynegy awaits OK to stabilize river bank near coal ash pondssaid the capping process would take two to three years, but the company is stil
Dynegy awaits OK to stabilize river bank near coal ash ponds
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
said the capping process would take two to three years, but the company is still waiting on that plan to be approved by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, which is currently in the process of writing new rules for the regulation of coal... Read more
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Daily Herald
South Elgin taxi company says it's not avoiding emissions testingvehicles registered in northeastern Illinois and the metro East St. Louis areas
South Elgin taxi company says it's not avoiding emissions testing
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
vehicles registered in northeastern Illinois and the metro East St. Louis areas are subject to testing, according to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. However, vehicles registered in some ZIP codes in those areas are exempt from... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Mayor pushes council for action in Mount Carrollneeds to be replaced and that is not an option.” Mount Carroll must replace it
Mayor pushes council for action in Mount Carroll
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
needs to be replaced and that is not an option.” Mount Carroll must replace its aging plant, which no longer can meet Illinois Environmental Protection Agency standards. How much that will cost, where it will be located, how it will be paid... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Mayor pushes council for actionneeds to be replaced and that is not an option.” Mount Carroll must replace it
Mayor pushes council for action
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
needs to be replaced and that is not an option.” Mount Carroll must replace its aging plant, which no longer can meet Illinois Environmental Protection Agency standards. How much that will cost, where it will be located, how it will be paid... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bids to remove asbestos from a shuttered Lacon elementary school come in at $190,000 and upto a rough timetable sketched by Gorte. Abatement work requires at least a 10-
Bids to remove asbestos from a shuttered Lacon elementary school come in at $190,000 and up
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
to a rough timetable sketched by Gorte. Abatement work requires at least a 10-day advance notification be sent to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, he pointed out. The work itself would then be expected to take three to four weeks,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Marengo Township suspends paint recyclingUntil the state passes a budget and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agenc
Marengo Township suspends paint recycling
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Until the state passes a budget and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency receives its budget, paint recycling will not be available, according to a notice from Marengo Township Highway Commissioner John Adamson. Contact the Marengo Township... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Council approves $3.2 million bid for wastewater plant in Morrisonrecently said. The scheduled completion date for the $18 million plant is Augu
Council approves $3.2 million bid for wastewater plant in Morrison
SaukValley.com / Posted 14 days ago
recently said. The scheduled completion date for the $18 million plant is August 2017. The city will use a loan from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to pay for the project. The 20-year-loan, with an interest rate of 1.86 percent,... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING Granite Subsidiary Awarded $119 Million in Sewer Renewal Contracts in Chicagoless disruptive to vehicular and pedestrian traffic during construction. The p
CORRECTING and REPLACING Granite Subsidiary Awarded $119 Million in Sewer Renewal Contracts in Chicago
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
less disruptive to vehicular and pedestrian traffic during construction. The project is funded by the City of Chicago and Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Construction is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2016 with an estimated... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Sen. Durbin touches on lead contamination, state budget before Knox commencementDemocrat and U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos of East Moline and the city of Galesburg fo
Sen. Durbin touches on lead contamination, state budget before Knox commencement
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 days ago
Democrat and U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos of East Moline and the city of Galesburg for securing a forgivable loan through the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency a few weeks ago to assist with replacing lead water lines. That $4 million loan is... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Operation Recognition makes sense, and more Thumbs UpSt. Mary’s is a distinguishing quality of the school. Thumbs up: To State Rep.
Operation Recognition makes sense, and more Thumbs Up
Northwest Herald / Posted 24 days ago
St. Mary’s is a distinguishing quality of the school. Thumbs up: To State Rep. David McSweeney’s resolution directing the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to study lead levels in Illinois drinking water being approved. It’s good practice... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Consent order will provide Marengo-area residents with safe drinking waterprivate well water safety was compromised by groundwater contamination from the
Consent order will provide Marengo-area residents with safe drinking water
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
private well water safety was compromised by groundwater contamination from the site at 300 N. West St. in Marengo. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency tested water samples collected in 2013 that revealed cancer-causing agents in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Consent order will provide Marengo-area residents with permanent source of safe drinking waterwell water safety was compromised by groundwater contamination from the site lo
Consent order will provide Marengo-area residents with permanent source of safe drinking water
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
well water safety was compromised by groundwater contamination from the site located at 300 N. West Street in Marengo. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency tested water samples collected in 2013 that revealed cancer-causing agents in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Richmond issues boil order for village drinking waterorder was caused by a failure in a chemical feed pump for chlorine, which made
Richmond issues boil order for village drinking water
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
order was caused by a failure in a chemical feed pump for chlorine, which made the levels of chlorine drop below what the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency requires, he said. Village President Pete Koenig said the water itself is not... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Industry approves engineering amendmentservices will not exceed $7,000 without authorization from the Industry Village
Industry approves engineering amendment
McDonough County Voice / Posted 25 days ago
services will not exceed $7,000 without authorization from the Industry Village Board.The village plans to apply for an Illinois Environmental Protection Agency loan to help pay for the project. According to the village’s engineer on the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Batavia preparing to borrow $30 million for sewage plant workengineering plans and to study drainage. Aldermen will vote on both measures M
Batavia preparing to borrow $30 million for sewage plant work
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
engineering plans and to study drainage. Aldermen will vote on both measures Monday night. The city will apply to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency for a Water Pollution Control Program loan. The city would have to do the work,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Emissions testing resumption causes lines, headachesof State Jesse White suspended testing as a requirement for drivers to renew ve
Emissions testing resumption causes lines, headaches
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
of State Jesse White suspended testing as a requirement for drivers to renew vehicle registrations in December after the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency stopped mailing notices because of the budget crisis. When IEPA began again... Read more
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Daily Herald
Legislators approve statewide water quality studywater systems recorded some levels of lead over the past three years, state leg
Legislators approve statewide water quality study
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
water systems recorded some levels of lead over the past three years, state legislators approved a request to have the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency compile a comprehensive statewide water quality report. The joint resolution was a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Renewed Illinois emissions testing causes hours-long backup in Crystal Lakeof State Jesse White in December suspended the emission test requirement for dr
Renewed Illinois emissions testing causes hours-long backup in Crystal Lake
Northwest Herald / Posted 28 days ago
of State Jesse White in December suspended the emission test requirement for drivers to renew their registration after the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency stopped mailing notices to motorists because of the state budget crisis. He recently... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hours-long waitof State Jesse White in December suspended the emission test requirement for dr
Hours-long wait
Northwest Herald / Posted 28 days ago
of State Jesse White in December suspended the emission test requirement for drivers to renew their registration after the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency stopped mailing notices to motorists because of the state budget crisis. He recently... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, riverslakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can caus
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, rivers
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
lakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can cause illness and other health problems. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health sy the blue-green algae blooms known as cyanobacteria are... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, riverslakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can caus
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, rivers
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 30 days ago
lakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can cause illness and other health problems. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health say the blue-green algae blooms known as cyanobacteria are... Read more
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Northwest Herald
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, riversThe Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health say the b
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, rivers
Northwest Herald / Posted a month ago
The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health say the blue-green algae blooms known as cyanobacteria are starting to form on ponds and lakes statewide. Some of the algae blooms produce toxic chemicals that may cause vomiting,... Read more
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Daily Herald
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, riverslakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can caus
State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, rivers
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
lakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can cause illness and other health problems. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health say the blue-green algae blooms known as cyanobacteria are... Read more
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Daily Herald
Emission test requirement, holiday weekend spur long linesthe requirement for a completed emissions test in December and reinstating it e
Emission test requirement, holiday weekend spur long lines
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
the requirement for a completed emissions test in December and reinstating it effective June 1. White acted because the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency temporarily stopped mailing test reminders last fall after money ran out due to the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, May 27, 2016(mostly cathode ray tube TVs) collected. "Beginning in program year 2016, in a
Tom's #Mailbag, May 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
(mostly cathode ray tube TVs) collected. "Beginning in program year 2016, in addition to being registered with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, all recycling or refurbishing facilities used by collectors of 'covered electronic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
State plan would help nuclear plants by punishing carbon-based providersrevenues to be profitable. The Dresden and Clinton plants also are struggling,
State plan would help nuclear plants by punishing carbon-based providers
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
revenues to be profitable. The Dresden and Clinton plants also are struggling, according to the report. According to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, replacing those nuclear plants with other forms of carbon-emitting power could have... Read more
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