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The Youngstown Vindicator
Lowellville council OKs water rate increase for 2017the company can amend rates at a future time, as allowed by law, to pay for any
Lowellville council OKs water rate increase for 2017
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 hours ago
the company can amend rates at a future time, as allowed by law, to pay for any facilities improvements mandated by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency or another government regulatory body. Fees will increase by about 4.2 percent in 2017... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Trustees decline grant funds for bank stabilization project— At a July 15 meeting, the Springfield Township Board of Trustees voted unanim
Trustees decline grant funds for bank stabilization project
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
— At a July 15 meeting, the Springfield Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously to terminate an agreement with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), effectively turning away a $60,000 Ohio EPA Section 319 grant for the Upper... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Lowellville council approves water-rate increases for 2017the company can amend rates at a future time, as allowed by law, to pay for any
Lowellville council approves water-rate increases for 2017
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
the company can amend rates at a future time, as allowed by law, to pay for any facilities improvements mandated by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency or another government regulatory body. Fees will increase by about 4.2 percent in 2017... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the July 21 issue of The Daily Jeffersoniana.m. at the treatment plant, located on Water Street in the city’s West End. 2
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the July 21 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
a.m. at the treatment plant, located on Water Street in the city’s West End. 2) EPA cites issues with EnerGreen projectThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is requesting EnerGreen 360 address several issues for the proposed drilling waste... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Haley & Aldrich Expands Airport Consulting Practicelow-emission projects at airports nationwide. Prior to working in the aviation
Haley & Aldrich Expands Airport Consulting Practice
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
low-emission projects at airports nationwide. Prior to working in the aviation industry, Covert worked as an intern for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Council on Environmental Quality. He holds an M.S. in Environmental... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
More public comment sought on South Field Energy projectThis hearing will be held by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency at the So
More public comment sought on South Field Energy project
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 5 days ago
This hearing will be held by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency at the Southern Ruritan Club, 1142 Hillcrest Road/state Route 45, Wellsville, at 6 p.m. Aug. 18. This particular hearing is to receive public comment on the draft permit issued by... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Public hearing scheduled for South Field Energy projectThis hearing will be held by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency at the So
Public hearing scheduled for South Field Energy project
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 days ago
This hearing will be held by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency at the Southern Ruritan Club, 1142 Hillcrest Road/state Route 45, Wellsville, at 6 p.m. Aug. 18. This particular hearing is to receive public comment on the draft permit issued by... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mandel opposes Kasich plan to raise tax on oil, gas drillingand administration. For the first time in its history, the event did not featu
Mandel opposes Kasich plan to raise tax on oil, gas drilling
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
and administration. For the first time in its history, the event did not feature representatives of the state agencies that oversee oil and gas drilling, including the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agen... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Facilities commission considers $12M lead programthey have been identified as being over the federal action level for lead in dr
Facilities commission considers $12M lead program
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
they have been identified as being over the federal action level for lead in drinking water. The OFCC is working with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio Water Development Authority on implementation of the program. Additional... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State to OK $12M to remove lead fixtures from schoolsthey have been identified as being over the federal action level for lead in dr
State to OK $12M to remove lead fixtures from schools
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
they have been identified as being over the federal action level for lead in drinking water. The OFCC is working with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio Water Development Authority on implementation of the program. Additional... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contamination
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trump opponents to push for rule change in Cleveland todayhazardous lead levels in their drinking water,” Dispatch reporter Alan Johnson
Trump opponents to push for rule change in Cleveland today
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
hazardous lead levels in their drinking water,” Dispatch reporter Alan Johnson writes. “Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced three misdemeanor charges Wednesday against James V.... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Village Council— Morris Bean sewer request raises concernsaccording to Village Solicitor Chris Conard in introducing the ordinance. The d
Village Council— Morris Bean sewer request raises concerns
Yellow Springs News / Posted 9 days ago
according to Village Solicitor Chris Conard in introducing the ordinance. The discussion began in the late 1990s after the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, recommended that Morris Bean either upgrade its on-site sewage treatment... Read more
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My EastText
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
My EastText / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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Lisbon Morning Journal
water operator chargedmid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutin
water operator charged
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
mid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutiny into what happened has already led the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to fire two employees and spurred a change in state law that speeds up the notification... Read more
29 related stories
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Local 6 Orlando
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contamination
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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The East Liverpool Review
Ex-water operator charged over lead in Ohio village’s tapsmid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutin
Ex-water operator charged over lead in Ohio village’s taps
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
mid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutiny into what happened has already led the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to fire two employees and spurred a change in state law that speeds up the notification... Read more
29 related stories
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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Local 10 Miami
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contamination
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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News 8000
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contamination
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio town water manager charged over lead contamination
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
SEBRING | Former water official faces 3 chargesdetected. The lead levels actually were detected in August 2015. Ohio Attorney
SEBRING | Former water official faces 3 charges
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
detected. The lead levels actually were detected in August 2015. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Craig Butler, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency director, said Wednesday that Bates has been charged with two misdemeanor counts of... Read more
29 related stories
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KTXS Abilene
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KECI Missoula
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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WJXT Jacksonville
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KTVZ Bend
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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KRCR TV Redding
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ohio water manager charged over lead contaminationcount of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohi
Ohio water manager charged over lead contamination
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
count of recklessly failing to provide timely system-wide public education, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced Wednesday. Ohio safe drinking water laws required... Read more
29 related stories
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Salem News
Sebring water operator charged over lead in taps watermid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutin
Sebring water operator charged over lead in taps water
Salem News / Posted 9 days ago
mid-January about the lead, months after the tests were conducted. The scrutiny into what happened has already led the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to fire two employees and spurred a change in state law that speeds up the notification... Read more
29 related stories
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Sebring water official facing criminal charges in lead-in-water crisisdetected. The lead levels actually were detected in August 2015. Ohio Attorney
Former Sebring water official facing criminal charges in lead-in-water crisis
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
detected. The lead levels actually were detected in August 2015. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Craig Butler, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency director, said Wednesday that Bates has been charged with two misdemeanor counts of... Read more
29 related stories
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The Alliance Review
State charges former Sebring water superintendent Published: July 13, 2016 3:08 PM Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio E
State charges former Sebring water superintendent
The Alliance Review / Posted 9 days ago
Published: July 13, 2016 3:08 PM Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced today that James V. Bates, of 30222 Carey Road, Salem,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Former operator of Sebring water system faces charges after lead issues discoveredwater system for not notifying residents about potential hazardous water test r
Former operator of Sebring water system faces charges after lead issues discovered
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
water system for not notifying residents about potential hazardous water test results. Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig W. Butler announced three charges filed today against James V. Bates, of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Sebring water chief faces 3 criminal chargesin connection with the Sebring Village drinking water lead crisis. Ohio Atty.
Former Sebring water chief faces 3 criminal charges
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
in connection with the Sebring Village drinking water lead crisis. Ohio Atty. General Mike DeWine and Craig Butler, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency director, said today that Bates has been charged with two counts of recklessly failing... Read more
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The Times Leader
YTR Coalition takes advantage of servicespurchasing and facilities across jurisdictions. Joy Padgett from the Office of
YTR Coalition takes advantage of services
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
purchasing and facilities across jurisdictions. Joy Padgett from the Office of Outreach and Customer Support at the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency spoke about the services that her agency can provide to help the three communities. She... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
MetroParks lakes, now reopened, closed one year ago todaycould be seen floating in the water – triggered intense interest in water quali
MetroParks lakes, now reopened, closed one year ago today
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
could be seen floating in the water – triggered intense interest in water quality in Mill Creek MetroParks’ waterways. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency determined quickly that the fish kill resulted primarily from discharges from the city’s... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Miami Valley to announce source of lead contamination1 p.m. Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable r
Miami Valley to announce source of lead contamination
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
1 p.m. Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges for lead levels in drinking water, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency confirmed Thursday. More than 20 days after the hospital originally detected... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Miami Valley to announce source of lead contamination1 p.m. Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable r
Miami Valley to announce source of lead contamination
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
1 p.m. Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges for lead levels in drinking water, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency confirmed Thursday. More than 20 days after the hospital originally detected... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Major access road to GM, turnpike to be repavedFairgrounds, with the first eight passenger car tires accepted free of charge.
Major access road to GM, turnpike to be repaved
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
Fairgrounds, with the first eight passenger car tires accepted free of charge. That drive is sponsored and funded by an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency tire remediation grant. Fees will apply for acceptance of tires from tractor-trailer... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
EPA confirms Miami Valley Hospital water safeWater samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges fo
EPA confirms Miami Valley Hospital water safe
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges for lead levels in drinking water, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency confirmed Thursday. More than 20 days after the hospital originally detected unacceptable lead... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
EPA confirms Miami Valley Hospital water safeWater samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges fo
EPA confirms Miami Valley Hospital water safe
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
Water samples taken at Miami Valley Hospital tested within acceptable ranges for lead levels in drinking water, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency confirmed Thursday. More than 20 days after the hospital originally detected unacceptable lead... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Scientists say Lake Erie's annual algae bloom should be moderateadditional federal money to help Lake Erie combat algae. Gov. John Kasich has s
Scientists say Lake Erie's annual algae bloom should be moderate
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
additional federal money to help Lake Erie combat algae. Gov. John Kasich has so far refused to ask for the designation. Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig Butler has said the designation could slow existing efforts to reduce... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio EPA specialist, intern check area fishDylan Schneider, an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency intern, nets a fish as
Ohio EPA specialist, intern check area fish
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 days ago
Dylan Schneider, an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency intern, nets a fish as state EPA specialist Jordan Jenkins, behind him, controls the boat motor on the Ottawa River in Toledo. Mr. Schneider and Mr. Jenkins were collecting fish tissue samples... Read more
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