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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 21 hours 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 yesterday
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 2 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 2 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 4 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 4 days 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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Salem News
Water towers to get upgradearound it. In other business, village Administrator Jason Gorby advised the co
Water towers to get upgrade
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
around it. In other business, village Administrator Jason Gorby advised the committee that Pam Nixon, a geologist with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, approved the village's source water protection plan and expects her to visit on Sept.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County leaders discuss algae blooms, how to respondTuesday to Clark County leaders about preparing for how the toxins could affect
Clark County leaders discuss algae blooms, how to respond
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Tuesday to Clark County leaders about preparing for how the toxins could affect local waterways. A representative from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency met with the Clark County Local Emergency Planning Committee on Tuesday to share... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Microcystin levels low in lakelevel was 1.8 parts per billion on Aug. 12. Mr. McClure said the city tests fo
Microcystin levels low in lake
The Toledo Blade / Posted 7 days ago
level was 1.8 parts per billion on Aug. 12. Mr. McClure said the city tests for microcystin daily even though the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency only requires weekly testing. Samples are acquired via that pipeline, which runs... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Positive feedback offered during South Field Energy plant hearingA hearing was held Thursday to accept public comment on the Ohio Environmental
Positive feedback offered during South Field Energy plant hearing
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 10 days ago
A hearing was held Thursday to accept public comment on the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency draft permit issued to South Field, a subsidiary of Boston-based Advanced Power, which intends to build a $1.1 billion electric plant in Yellow Creek... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Smooth sailing so farA hearing was held Thursday to accept public comment on the Ohio Environmental
Smooth sailing so far
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
A hearing was held Thursday to accept public comment on the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency draft permit issued to South Field, a subsidiary of Boston-based Advanced Power, which intends to build a $1.1 billion electric plant in Yellow Creek... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Ohio EPA holding open meeting on proposed Columbiana County power planta proposal to construct a new electric generating facility and transmission inf
Ohio EPA holding open meeting on proposed Columbiana County power plant
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 11 days ago
a proposal to construct a new electric generating facility and transmission infrastructure in Yellow Creek Township. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is hosting the public meeting today at 6 p.m. at the Southern Ruritan Club Bingo Hall.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sebring charter amendment allowing voters to fire village manager won’t be on balloton paid administrative leave while a state investigation into the high lead was
Sebring charter amendment allowing voters to fire village manager won’t be on ballot
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
on paid administrative leave while a state investigation into the high lead was ongoing. He then fired Bates when the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency prohibited Bates from operating any public water system in the state and revoked his... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Health board told to oversee Heritage Thermalviolator and a repeat violator (of environmental regulations)." In June 2015,
Health board told to oversee Heritage Thermal
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 11 days ago
violator and a repeat violator (of environmental regulations)." In June 2015, Heritage reached a settlement with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency in which it agreed to pay $34,000 in civil damages. The Ohio EPA determined that 761... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State finds lead in water in student apartmentswere charged criminally in the scandal. In Ohio, officials of the Youngstown-a
Ohio State finds lead in water in student apartments
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
were charged criminally in the scandal. In Ohio, officials of the Youngstown-area village of Sebring learned from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency in in late 2015 that their public water contained potentially hazardous levels of lead,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Flood control strategies presentedLily Pond, where the spaces between paving bricks allow rain water to enter the
Flood control strategies presented
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
Lily Pond, where the spaces between paving bricks allow rain water to enter the ground. Federal money passing through the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency funded $55,354 of the $125,000 cost of the 2013 Newport project. An OEPA grant funded... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta Council reviews accomplishmentsproject. "They wanted to do away with the intergovernmental agreement, but we
Marietta Council reviews accomplishments
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
project. "They wanted to do away with the intergovernmental agreement, but we said no," McCauley said, noting that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has ordered the county to build a sewer system to replace septic systems in... Read more
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Salem News
Salem moves to require cleanup of meth labsassociated with finding a clandestine drug lab, requires that cleanup firms be
Salem moves to require cleanup of meth labs
Salem News / Posted 17 days ago
associated with finding a clandestine drug lab, requires that cleanup firms be appropriately licensed and certified using Ohio Environmental Protection Agency guidelines and requires that the property owner bear the costs. If the property owner... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
County-company sewer dispute now in federal courtan award that you think you were expected to win," Cantalamessa said. The proj
County-company sewer dispute now in federal court
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
an award that you think you were expected to win," Cantalamessa said. The project in parts of Kinsman was mandated by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to rid the area of malfunctioning and failing home septic systems by replacing them with... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Dozens show opposition to proposed gas pipelineprivate, one-on-one sessions away from everyone else. Many said it was almost
Dozens show opposition to proposed gas pipeline
The Toledo Blade / Posted 18 days ago
private, one-on-one sessions away from everyone else. Many said it was almost like FERC didn’t want a repeat of a March 16 Ohio Environmental Protection Agency hearing at which a standing-room-only crowd of about 600 packed the nearby Waterville... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Kasich creates hotline for oil and gas emergenciesrate. Simmers said the new hotline will put other involved agencies -- includi
Kasich creates hotline for oil and gas emergencies
The Alliance Review / Posted 19 days ago
rate. Simmers said the new hotline will put other involved agencies -- including the Division of State Fire Marshal, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the Public Utilities Commission -- in direct contact with Department of Natural... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Waste, recycling top council agendaupdate its management plan every five years. "This planning takes a long time,
Waste, recycling top council agenda
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
update its management plan every five years. "This planning takes a long time, and we had no critical comments from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency," Rob Reiter, coordinator of the waste management district, said of the draft plan that... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Executive order sets up one-call response to oil, gas emergencies in Ohioresponses when an emergency call comes in include the Ohio Department of Natura
Executive order sets up one-call response to oil, gas emergencies in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
responses when an emergency call comes in include the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the State Fire Marshal, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio. The state has experienced several... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
A citizen initiative asking voters to fire Sebring’s village manager likely won’t be on the ballot because a number was omitted on a petitionon paid administrative leave while a state investigation into the high lead was
A citizen initiative asking voters to fire Sebring’s village manager likely won’t be on the ballot because a number was omitted on a petition
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
on paid administrative leave while a state investigation into the high lead was ongoing. He then fired Bates when the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency prohibited Bates from operating any public water system in the state and revoked his... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
County OKs funds for 3 major projectsTrumbull County will sell bonds to pay for a water line from Braceville to West
County OKs funds for 3 major projects
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Trumbull County will sell bonds to pay for a water line from Braceville to West Farmington, the final phase of an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency-ordered sewer line on state Route 193 between Liberty and Vienna, and new sewer lines in what's... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Ohio EPA effort in 2008 to oversee Warren’s high lead levels fell shortNewly released documents show that Ohio Environmental Protection Agency officia
Ohio EPA effort in 2008 to oversee Warren’s high lead levels fell short
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
Newly released documents show that Ohio Environmental Protection Agency officials tried to get the Warren Water Department to be transparent with its 47,000 customers in 2008 about the dangers posed by lead in Warren’s drinking water, but the effort... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pig farm arrives with stench Fairfield County neighbors can't standthose raising more than 2,500 head of swine. No state or local regulations gove
Pig farm arrives with stench Fairfield County neighbors can't stand
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
those raising more than 2,500 head of swine. No state or local regulations govern odors from livestock operations. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency doesn't regulate air emissions from agricultural production activities and doesn't... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Sat. 10 pm: Newton Township sewer project on holdNEWTON TOWNSHIP - A sanitary sewer project here mandated by the Ohio Environmen
Sat. 10 pm: Newton Township sewer project on hold
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
NEWTON TOWNSHIP - A sanitary sewer project here mandated by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been suspended indefinitely after Trumbull County and Newton Falls officials could not agree on an affordable plan for residents. Gary... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
New well not living up to village’s expectationsMay near the park to avoid having another water crisis like the one 2014, but t
New well not living up to village’s expectations
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 30 days ago
May near the park to avoid having another water crisis like the one 2014, but the location of the well was decided by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, and unfortunately, it isn't getting enough water there. Water Superintendent John... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Lakemore Village Council names new fire chiefwater management system for the development to ensure all storm water managemen
Lakemore Village Council names new fire chief
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted a month ago
water management system for the development to ensure all storm water management systems within the village comply with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency requirements. Also in community news, Council President Rich Cole invited the community... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Algae, pollution found in Grand Lake St. Marys now plague area canalrecreation. When levels reach 6 parts per billion, the state issues a public-h
Algae, pollution found in Grand Lake St. Marys now plague area canal
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted a month ago
recreation. When levels reach 6 parts per billion, the state issues a public-health advisory. At 20 parts per billion, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency advises people to avoid contact with the water altogether. That's been the case at Grand... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Franklin, OEPA probing source of water well contaminantThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is working with Franklin officials to
Franklin, OEPA probing source of water well contaminant
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is working with Franklin officials to determine the source of a volatile organic chemical that forced the shutdown of one of its water production wells last month. Tom Falker, who resides nearby, said he and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Algal bloom discovered along Maumee Riverwith a greenish hue that has surface scums, mats, or films. More information ca
Algal bloom discovered along Maumee River
The Toledo Blade / Posted 1 months ago
with a greenish hue that has surface scums, mats, or films. More information can be found on websites maintained by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, epa.ohio.gov/habalgae.aspx, and the Defiance County General Health District,... Read more

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