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The Times Leader
Waterline project nearly completea timeline because of the anticipated high cost of the project. Suto and Clear
Waterline project nearly complete
The Times Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
a timeline because of the anticipated high cost of the project. Suto and Cleary met recently with Sarah Wallace of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. Wallace, they noted, inspected CR 4 Road progress. "She is pleased with CR 4 project.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Schools may get help to replacing aging water fixturesto make funds available to help schools identify outdated, lead-containing wate
Schools may get help to replacing aging water fixtures
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
to make funds available to help schools identify outdated, lead-containing water fixtures. Both agencies will work with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop guidelines for grants. The program would be retroactively effective as of... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down wellbecause of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials s
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
because of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials said Thursday they will work closely with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop a long-range plan to resolve the issue. Regulators had reported last week... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down wellbecause of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials s
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 22 hours ago
because of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials said Thursday they will work closely with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop a long-range plan to resolve the issue. Regulators had reported last week... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down wellbecause of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials s
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well
The Marietta Times / Posted 22 hours ago
because of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials said Thursday they will work closely with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop a long-range plan to resolve the issue. Regulators had reported last week... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down wellbecause of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials s
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
because of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials said Thursday they will work closely with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop a long-range plan to resolve the issue. Regulators had reported last week... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down wellbecause of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials s
Wright-Patterson AFB in Ohio shutting down well
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 hours ago
because of contamination concerns. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials said Thursday they will work closely with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to develop a long-range plan to resolve the issue. Regulators had reported last week... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Thurs. 9:15 pm: Water project gets state fundingWARREN - The residents of West Farmington are closer to gaining a new water sou
Thurs. 9:15 pm: Water project gets state funding
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
WARREN - The residents of West Farmington are closer to gaining a new water source as the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday preliminary funding of about $12.5 million for the Trumbull County Blueprint to Prosperity water... Read more
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The Times Leader
Harrison County levies placed on Nov. ballotFisher, health commissioner for the Harrison County Health Department, said the
Harrison County levies placed on Nov. ballot
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Fisher, health commissioner for the Harrison County Health Department, said the department received $300,000 from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to assist individuals who are bellow the poverty line and cannot afford to fix their... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio plan to restore Lake Erie won’t mandate farming changesreduce the size of toxic algae blooms that can blanket the lake each summer. T
Ohio plan to restore Lake Erie won’t mandate farming changes
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
reduce the size of toxic algae blooms that can blanket the lake each summer. The plan released yesterday would require the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to identify priority watersheds around the Maumee River that could contribute large... Read more
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Salem News
Salem Council approves extending sewer servicenoted that all they were doing was giving him permission to go out and try to g
Salem Council approves extending sewer service
Salem News / Posted yesterday
noted that all they were doing was giving him permission to go out and try to get the extension permitted by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, which has to issue a permit to install for the new line. Fast already has the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Wright-Patterson yet to decide call to shut down contaminated welWright-Patterson Air Force Base expects to decide by the end of the week whethe
Wright-Patterson yet to decide call to shut down contaminated wel
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base expects to decide by the end of the week whether or not it will comply with an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency order to shut down a drinking water well because of contamination concerns, a base spokeswoman said... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Cost climbs for Collins Park Water Treatment Plantnearly 500,000 metro area residents. Originally thought to cost about $312 mil
Cost climbs for Collins Park Water Treatment Plant
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
nearly 500,000 metro area residents. Originally thought to cost about $312 million and be spread out over 20 years, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency demanded a faster pace in early 2014. The new cost for the project is about $500... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio EPA asks feds to waive ozone requirementsOn the other, it still isn’t clean enough to protect people’s lungs. Air quali
Ohio EPA asks feds to waive ozone requirements
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
On the other, it still isn’t clean enough to protect people’s lungs. Air quality has improved enough, though, that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency wants to ask the federal government to give central Ohio’s air a clean bill of health... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Cameras to target illegal dumpingand how would they be paid. In related news, Weigle said the district has been
Cameras to target illegal dumping
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and how would they be paid. In related news, Weigle said the district has been awarded a $35,000 scrap tire grant from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. The money would be used to clean up and dispose of illegal tire dumps, similar to what... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Cameras to be installed at recycling sitesand how would they be paid. In related news, Weigle said the district has been
Cameras to be installed at recycling sites
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
and how would they be paid. In related news, Weigle said the district has been awarded a $35,000 scrap tire grant from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. The money would be used to clean up and dispose of illegal tire dumps, similar to what... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Flushing out new set of sewer rulesD-Warren, and Trumbull County Health Commissioner Frank Migliozzi to convince t
Flushing out new set of sewer rules
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
D-Warren, and Trumbull County Health Commissioner Frank Migliozzi to convince the attorney general's office and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency that what's known as the consent decree - rules for septic systems specific to Trumbull... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Sat. 8:30 pm: Officials seek end to septic system mandateD-Warren, and Trumbull County Health Commissioner Frank Migliozzi to convince t
Sat. 8:30 pm: Officials seek end to septic system mandate
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
D-Warren, and Trumbull County Health Commissioner Frank Migliozzi to convince the attorney general's office and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency that what's known as the consent decree - rules for septic systems specific to Trumbull... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Urbana says residents living near landfill are safe | Urbana, OHThe city of Urbana will update plans with the Ohio Environmental Protection Age
Urbana says residents living near landfill are safe | Urbana, OH
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The city of Urbana will update plans with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency after recent monitoring has shown increased methane gas near the boundary of a old municipal landfill. City officials recently met with officials from Hull and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio EPA: WPAFB ordered to take drinking well "off-line"The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency told Wright-Patterson to take a drinki
Ohio EPA: WPAFB ordered to take drinking well "off-line"
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency told Wright-Patterson to take a drinking water well that serves Area A off line Friday because of high levels of a chemical used as a fire fighting agent, according to the agency. The EPA also urged infants... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Ohio EPA: WPAFB ordered to take drinking well "off-line"The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency told Wright-Patterson to take a drinki
Ohio EPA: WPAFB ordered to take drinking well "off-line"
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency told Wright-Patterson to take a drinking water well that serves Area A off line Friday because of high levels of a chemical used as a fire fighting agent, according to the agency. The EPA also urged infants... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Spills require careful cleanups of contaminated soila hazardous material as long as it doesn’t contain any of a laundry list of che
Spills require careful cleanups of contaminated soil
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
a hazardous material as long as it doesn’t contain any of a laundry list of chemicals, said James Lee, a spokesman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. The Morrow County waste came from a conventional oil and gas well, not from a well that... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What the crossover vote means for political parties in Ohioforms legal under the bill, before the system is fully established in Ohio.” K
What the crossover vote means for political parties in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
forms legal under the bill, before the system is fully established in Ohio.” Kasich’s clean-up: “Gov. John Kasich and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are asking lawmakers to approve additional steps to help ensure clean water,” Dispatch... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich seeks more action to ensure clean waterGov. John Kasich and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are asking lawmak
Kasich seeks more action to ensure clean water
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Gov. John Kasich and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are asking lawmakers to approve additional steps to help ensure clean water. Senate Bill 333 was introduced today with a host of changes that officials said will “protect Ohioans from... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Neighbors worried about biosolids fertilizer used at farm — The Medina County Gazetteabout chemicals and repurposed waste products being used. A sign posted near t
Neighbors worried about biosolids fertilizer used at farm — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
about chemicals and repurposed waste products being used. A sign posted near the street at the property notes the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency authorized the use of “Class B Biosolids” at the site. The field is scheduled to be... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Early forecast predicts mild algae seasonalgal toxin, microcystin, drawn into the city’s intake is at a concentration of
Early forecast predicts mild algae season
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 days ago
algal toxin, microcystin, drawn into the city’s intake is at a concentration of 5 parts per billion or more. That’s the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency action level for testing three times a week. Last year, that threshold was at 0.3 ppb,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Tues. 8:45 pm: Tractor-trailer overturns, spills load in SouthingtonSOUTHINGTON - Personnel from Trumbull County HazMat and the Ohio Environmental
Tues. 8:45 pm: Tractor-trailer overturns, spills load in Southington
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
SOUTHINGTON - Personnel from Trumbull County HazMat and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency were called out Tuesday after a tractor-trailer overturned in a ditch off U.S. Route 422. Ohio State Highway Patrol Sgt. Phil Robinson said the driver... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo unveils changes to algae-tracking water dashboardzone until microcystin drawn into the city’s intake is at a concentration of 5
Toledo unveils changes to algae-tracking water dashboard
The Toledo Blade / Posted 10 days ago
zone until microcystin drawn into the city’s intake is at a concentration of 5 parts per billion or more. That’s the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency action level for weekly tests. Last year, that threshold was at 0.3 ppb, the lowest... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
1 dead in crash in Sandusky Countythe Ottawa County line. No other injuries were immediately reported. Up to 160
1 dead in crash in Sandusky County
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 days ago
the Ottawa County line. No other injuries were immediately reported. Up to 160 gallons of diesel fuel was spilled and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been notified, the dispatcher said. 41.4415-83.06213 Wreck involved 2 passenger... Read more
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Salem News
Switching to a security firm at treatment plant could save city moneycan be handled over the phone. Utilities Assistant Superintendent Matt Hoopes
Switching to a security firm at treatment plant could save city money
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
can be handled over the phone. Utilities Assistant Superintendent Matt Hoopes said they already received approval from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to do this. Commission Chairman Robert Hodgson acknowledged there's approval from the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Concrete dust latest complaint for Buckeye Lake residents over dam workhave happened.” Less than two weeks before that incident, Buckeye Lake residen
Concrete dust latest complaint for Buckeye Lake residents over dam work
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
have happened.” Less than two weeks before that incident, Buckeye Lake resident John Geiger filed a complaint with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency about the concrete machines. He was concerned about the dust generated by them and by... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Concrete dust latest complaint for Buckeye Lake residents over dam workhave happened.” Less than two weeks before that incident, Buckeye Lake residen
Concrete dust latest complaint for Buckeye Lake residents over dam work
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
have happened.” Less than two weeks before that incident, Buckeye Lake resident John Geiger filed a complaint with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency about the concrete machines. He was concerned about the dust generated by them and by... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Alan Miller commentary: We will write the stories despite state agencies' silencestory was about how bright green algae already is blooming in Grand Lake St. Ma
Alan Miller commentary: We will write the stories despite state agencies' silence
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
story was about how bright green algae already is blooming in Grand Lake St. Marys in western Ohio, and that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency had awarded the city of Celina an $8 million grant to improve its drinking-water... Read more
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The Times Leader
YTR Coalition, Dave Maple talkgrant funding. He mentioned that several communities have let their water and s
YTR Coalition, Dave Maple talk
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
grant funding. He mentioned that several communities have let their water and sewer systems go into such disrepair that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has stepped in and mandated that Jefferson County fix them. The Crestview-Belvedere... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Between the Lines topics: $15 CLE minimum wage, Trumpfest convention and govt. agencies feudembrace or reject Trump as their party's nominee that will lead their ticket?
Between the Lines topics: $15 CLE minimum wage, Trumpfest convention and govt. agencies feud
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 13 days ago
embrace or reject Trump as their party's nominee that will lead their ticket? And why are the Army Corps of Engineers and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency constantly at odds about issues dealing with Lake Erie? Now they are arguing over... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
KAB�s Clean Up Akron accomplishes goalsKAB Board of Directors, Sandra Smith, Schwebel’s Bakery, Ohio & Erie Canalway C
KAB�s Clean Up Akron accomplishes goals
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
KAB Board of Directors, Sandra Smith, Schwebel’s Bakery, Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition, First Watch, Sully’s Party Rental, PepsiCo, UA, The Volunteer Center of Summit County, Waste Management of Ohio and the Ohio Environmental Protection... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Council argues over sewer project4) corrected Kernan, stating the matter had been discussed for two years, not f
Council argues over sewer project
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
4) corrected Kernan, stating the matter had been discussed for two years, not five. The city was ordered in 2013 by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to correct unsanitary conditions caused by the discharge of pollutants, including... Read more
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Salem News
Salem water report now accessible on websitethe water is treated, what contaminants occur in water and how the city water s
Salem water report now accessible on website
Salem News / Posted 16 days ago
the water is treated, what contaminants occur in water and how the city water system fared according to limits set by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. According to the report, the city had no violations regarding the most recent tests... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Urbana schools buy $925K property after problems with old siteto build a new school near the Champaign Family YMCA on Community Drive but the
Urbana schools buy $925K property after problems with old site
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 days ago
to build a new school near the Champaign Family YMCA on Community Drive but the site has been plagued with problems. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency informed district leaders there were concerns about the proposed school’s proximity to a... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
BWD looks to modify operationslegal counsel for BWD and will handle the filing, noted the district passed a r
BWD looks to modify operations
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 17 days ago
legal counsel for BWD and will handle the filing, noted the district passed a resolution to apply for a permit through the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a national pollutant discharge elimination system, where the backwash from the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 18 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 18 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
The Times Leader / Posted 18 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grantsto community health departments and related public entities to help control mos
Ohio EPA taking applications for mosquito control grants
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
to community health departments and related public entities to help control mosquitoes and the viruses they carry. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says the funds will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lakota students study, help creek water qualityat the school will help maintain the new natural area, which was dedicated last
Lakota students study, help creek water quality
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 days ago
at the school will help maintain the new natural area, which was dedicated last week in ceremony attended by Lakota, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and West Chester Township officials. “It’s very cool. I teach eco-systems and this is a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Grand Lake St. Marys polluted again with toxic algae's nerve toxina vacation home at Grand Lake. In addition, the city of Celina draws its drink
Grand Lake St. Marys polluted again with toxic algae's nerve toxin
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
a vacation home at Grand Lake. In addition, the city of Celina draws its drinking water from the lake. Last month, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency awarded Celina an $8 million grant to improve its drinking-water treatment plant,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio EPA officials confident NuSoil site isn’t fouling lakeEND OF DEBATE FOR NUSOIL SITE? The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said
Ohio EPA officials confident NuSoil site isn’t fouling lake
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
END OF DEBATE FOR NUSOIL SITE? The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said it is more convinced than ever that Facility 3 isn’t contributing to western Lake Erie’s algae problem or Maumee... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Delaware County's rapid growth a challenge for sewer systemcapacity is critical. "The wastewater system is really the backbone of growth
Delaware County's rapid growth a challenge for sewer system
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
capacity is critical. "The wastewater system is really the backbone of growth and development," he said. And meeting Ohio Environmental Protection Agency rules is just the first step. "We could really do the bare minimum," Frommer said. "A... Read more
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