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WKYC Cleveland
Study says cancer-causing toxin found in Northeast Ohio watermeets and exceeds all State and Federal drinking water standards as established
Study says cancer-causing toxin found in Northeast Ohio water
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
meets and exceeds all State and Federal drinking water standards as established by the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA), including regulations related to Chromium," the statement said. According... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Report finds cancer-causing chemical featured in ‘Erin Brockovich’ in US drinking watermeets and exceeds all State and Federal drinking water standards as established
Report finds cancer-causing chemical featured in ‘Erin Brockovich’ in US drinking water
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
meets and exceeds all State and Federal drinking water standards as established by the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA), including regulations related to Chromium. Chromium is a naturally... Read more
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Salem News
New Waterford, East Palestine host water plant tour Thursdayabout $23 per hour. "There's a huge demand," he said, explaining the gap now i
New Waterford, East Palestine host water plant tour Thursday
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
about $23 per hour. "There's a huge demand," he said, explaining the gap now is through the attrition of operators and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is trying to promote it through intern programs in Akron. "They need people that... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Work tied to dam removal beginscontrol structure, awarded last year to MWH Constructors, has a maximum price o
Work tied to dam removal begins
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
control structure, awarded last year to MWH Constructors, has a maximum price of about $1.6 million. That is covered by an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency grant, said Mr. Grahl. City council approved an amendment to its budget in July, as the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Plan seeks to put spent lime in minePlant needs to have 10,000 truckloads of spent lime hauled out of its lagoons f
Plan seeks to put spent lime in mine
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
Plant needs to have 10,000 truckloads of spent lime hauled out of its lagoons for its modernization. Residents are asking Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig Butler to put a hold on the project’s review. They agree they’re... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Top court justice makes homecoming trip to Valleywon an election to retain her seat the following year. She was previously depu
Top court justice makes homecoming trip to Valley
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
won an election to retain her seat the following year. She was previously deputy director of legal affairs for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, assistant attorney general and chief counsel in the Ohio Attorney General’s Office,... Read more
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Salem News
Salem water customers face bigger bills next yearkicks Salem out of the running for grants and zero or low interest loans, there
Salem water customers face bigger bills next year
Salem News / Posted 9 days ago
kicks Salem out of the running for grants and zero or low interest loans, there's been a strong recommendation by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency during yearly reviews about the rate structure being highly inadequate and the water... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Salem water rates will increasekicks Salem out of the running for grants and zero or low interest loans, there
Salem water rates will increase
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
kicks Salem out of the running for grants and zero or low interest loans, there's been a strong recommendation by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency during yearly reviews about the rate structure being highly inadequate and the water... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trumbull homeowners face relaxed septic tank rulesWARREN — The Ohio environmental protection agency director and others announced
Trumbull homeowners face relaxed septic tank rules
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
WARREN — The Ohio environmental protection agency director and others announced today that a large percentage of Trumbull county property owners who will need a new or updated septic system now have less expensive options available. The... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES12649 Seacrist Road. An electronics drive will also be held from 9 a.m. to noon
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
12649 Seacrist Road. An electronics drive will also be held from 9 a.m. to noon in the same location. Funded by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, the event is open to everyone. Cost to recycle tires is as follows: car and light... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Stench of rotting meat roils nostrils near site of West Side warehouse fireof the property. The warehouse mostly held frozen food. The crews are finding s
Stench of rotting meat roils nostrils near site of West Side warehouse fire
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
of the property. The warehouse mostly held frozen food. The crews are finding some pockets with food debris. Meanwhile, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is monitoring the site for chemical spills or other hazards. The odor could be smelled... Read more
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The Marietta Times
PTT America seeks clearance to discharge material in riverThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will host a public hearing on this mat
PTT America seeks clearance to discharge material in river
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will host a public hearing on this matter at 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at Shadyside High School, 3890 Lincoln Ave., Shadyside. Although certain forms of air pollution can be generated by such an enormous petrochemical... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Schools’ CEO has a planthe bus, we will run over you with the bus. And I’m not kidding.” Not long aft
Schools’ CEO has a plan
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
the bus, we will run over you with the bus. And I’m not kidding.” Not long after that, in a meeting with employees of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to share his expectations for state government agencies in their dealings with the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
PTT Global Chemical America seeks permission to discharge material into Ohio RiverThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will host a public hearing on this mat
PTT Global Chemical America seeks permission to discharge material into Ohio River
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will host a public hearing on this matter at 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at Shadyside High School, 3890 Lincoln Ave., Shadyside. Although certain forms of air pollution can be generated by such an enormous petrochemical... Read more
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Salem News
Hanoverton sewer work stalledyear to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the
Hanoverton sewer work stalled
Salem News / Posted 15 days ago
year to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the project agreed to his two conditions. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring something be done because of widespread problems with septic systems in the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Hanoverton sewer project at a standstill for nowyear to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the
Hanoverton sewer project at a standstill for now
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 15 days ago
year to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the project agreed to his two conditions. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring something be done because of widespread problems with septic systems in the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio EPA OKs gas pipeline stationcompressor station to move natural gas along its upcoming NEXUS Gas Transmissio
Ohio EPA OKs gas pipeline station
The Toledo Blade / Posted 15 days ago
compressor station to move natural gas along its upcoming NEXUS Gas Transmission pipeline. The permit was one of five the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency announced for the NEXUS project moments before the agency closed its doors for business... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
As one sewer project moves forward, another remains stalledyear to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the
As one sewer project moves forward, another remains stalled
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 15 days ago
year to assume responsibility if the state and federal agencies involved in the project agreed to his two conditions. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring something be done because of widespread problems with septic systems in the... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Attica clerk disputes setting up payment plan for utility billSolicitor Rick Palau, while Stanfield-Pazmino is going to contact an attorney.
Attica clerk disputes setting up payment plan for utility bill
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Solicitor Rick Palau, while Stanfield-Pazmino is going to contact an attorney. Village Administrator Greg Martin said the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency was visiting the water plant Friday. He noted pumping of water from Honey Creek to fill... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Brown Township woman upset by neighbor's livestock butcheringfinal disposal at a permitted facility," it, like other farms with tanks that s
Brown Township woman upset by neighbor's livestock butchering
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
final disposal at a permitted facility," it, like other farms with tanks that small, don't require a wastewater permit, an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency official said in an email Friday. "What an ordeal," Martin said. "These are $300,000 to... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Group asks input on new site to track water qualityfall. Fifteen groups, universities, and government agencies — from the Universi
Group asks input on new site to track water quality
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 days ago
fall. Fifteen groups, universities, and government agencies — from the University of Toledo to Lake Erie Waterkeeper to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the Toledo Community Foundation — also are to review it. In a private tutorial on... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Treatment plant bids close to estimatesbid of $5,827,000 for both scopes of the project including the contingency allo
Treatment plant bids close to estimates
The Marietta Times / Posted 17 days ago
bid of $5,827,000 for both scopes of the project including the contingency allowance. That cost will be covered by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency loan the city took out. In addition to the construction costs, the administration of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Marietta City Council pleased by wastewater treatment plant renovation bidsbid of $5,827,000 for both scopes of the project including the contingency allo
Marietta City Council pleased by wastewater treatment plant renovation bids
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
bid of $5,827,000 for both scopes of the project including the contingency allowance. That cost will be covered by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency loan the city took out. In addition to the construction costs, the administration of... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
31 counties get state aid to fight mosquitoesThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio Department of Health has anno
31 counties get state aid to fight mosquitoes
The Toledo Blade / Posted 18 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio Department of Health has announced grants totaling $691,340 to help 31 county health districts to suppress mosquitoes and mosquito-borne illnesses such as Zika, West Nile, and La Crosse... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Champaign County gets $37K to fight Zika, mosquito-borne diseasesThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has released new grants aimed at stopp
Champaign County gets $37K to fight Zika, mosquito-borne diseases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has released new grants aimed at stopping the spread of mosquito-borne illnesses like Zika. Champaign County will receive about $37,000 to continue its efforts to monitor mosquitoes in the community. One case... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
News conference canceled today on Trumbull Co. septic systems matterconference planned for today to announce the end of the consent decree between
News conference canceled today on Trumbull Co. septic systems matter
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
conference planned for today to announce the end of the consent decree between the Trumbull County commissioners and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency related to septic systems has been rescheduled for 10:30 a.m. Sept. 14. State Rep. Sean... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Consent order on septic tanks for Trumbull to be liftedreplaced." O'Brien is among a vocal group of local officials urging Ohio Attor
Consent order on septic tanks for Trumbull to be lifted
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
replaced." O'Brien is among a vocal group of local officials urging Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's Office and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to lift what is known as the consent decree - rules for home sewage treatment systems... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Thurs. 10 pm: Flushing septic orderreplaced." O'Brien is among a vocal group of local officials urging Ohio Attor
Thurs. 10 pm: Flushing septic order
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
replaced." O'Brien is among a vocal group of local officials urging Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's Office and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to lift what is known as the consent decree - rules for home sewage treatment systems... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Reverse osmosis seen as solution for toxinmillions of dollars to modernize and expand the plant in other ways. One of the
Reverse osmosis seen as solution for toxin
The Toledo Blade / Posted 27 days ago
millions of dollars to modernize and expand the plant in other ways. One of the cornerstones of that work, approved by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, is to use ozone treatment as a finishing process to remove more impurities while also... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
County engineer prepares long awaited start of sewer projectand none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional
County engineer prepares long awaited start of sewer project
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 28 days ago
and none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional funding obtained by the county. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring the county to act because of problems with malfunctioning septic systems in... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Sewer project gets the green lightand none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional
Sewer project gets the green light
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 29 days ago
and none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional funding obtained by the county. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring the county to act because of problems with malfunctioning septic systems in... Read more
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Salem News
Sewer project could start this falland none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional
Sewer project could start this fall
Salem News / Posted 29 days ago
and none of the households will have to pay a tap fee because of the additional funding obtained by the county. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requiring the county to act because of problems with malfunctioning septic systems in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield crews remove 800 dead animals from roads each yearoperates a Class II composting facility to dispose of approximately 25 deer eac
Springfield crews remove 800 dead animals from roads each year
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 30 days ago
operates a Class II composting facility to dispose of approximately 25 deer each year. The site is licensed through the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and regulated by the Clark County Combined Health District. Residents can report a dead... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Council, administration clash over Nash Heights pump stationof the pump station back to the original Golf Course Drive/Greenwich Road locat
Council, administration clash over Nash Heights pump station
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted a month ago
of the pump station back to the original Golf Course Drive/Greenwich Road location to move the project forward and meet Ohio Environmental Protection Agency deadlines for the sewer project. Moving the pump station to the Golf Course... Read more

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