West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection

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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local agencies to share in state litter control program grantsThe West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has selected the recip
Local agencies to share in state litter control program grants
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has selected the recipients of this year's Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan Litter Control Matching Grants. The 24 organizations - solid waste authorities, county commissions and... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
ECA to eliminate 28 positions in WV amid weak natural gas marketproposed 561-acre surface mine site in Raleigh County at a conference held at M
ECA to eliminate 28 positions in WV amid weak natural gas market
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
proposed 561-acre surface mine site in Raleigh County at a conference held at Marsh Fork Elementary School July 12. As the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection considers whether or not to issue another surface mining permit in the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg Utility Board accepts $3.5M sewer rehab bidgather water from other lines and deliver it to pumping stations - it will help
Parkersburg Utility Board accepts $3.5M sewer rehab bid
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
gather water from other lines and deliver it to pumping stations - it will help meet the utility's obligations under a West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection administrative order to eliminate inflow and infiltration of excess... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Temporary housing options provided by FEMAhouse some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top R
Temporary housing options provided by FEMA
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
house some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal meetingMountain Top Removal meeting The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informational meeting tonight at Marsh Fork Elementary Sch... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Social media post blames Mayor of Rainelle for bleach dumpinghouse some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top R
Social media post blames Mayor of Rainelle for bleach dumping
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
house some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal meetingMountain Top Removal meeting The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informational meeting tonight at Marsh Fork Elementary Sch... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitAs the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection considers whether o
West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
As the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection considers whether or not to issue another surface mining permit in the mine-laden mountains of Raleigh County, residents of the quiet, shrinking Coal River Valley are calling on their fellow... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Two people arrested after manhunt in Mercer Countysome of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal
Two people arrested after manhunt in Mercer County
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal meetingMountain Top Removal meeting The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informational meeting tonight at Marsh Fork Elementary... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Memorial officer statue vandalizedsome of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal
Memorial officer statue vandalized
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
some of those displaced by West Virginia's deadly floods. Mountain Top Removal meetingMountain Top Removal meeting The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informational meeting tonight at Marsh Fork Elementary... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Alpha Natural Resources, WV DEP finalize mine reclamation dealfor its coal mine reclamation projects in the Mountain State. Alpha previously
Alpha Natural Resources, WV DEP finalize mine reclamation deal
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
for its coal mine reclamation projects in the Mountain State. Alpha previously announced the tentative deal with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection in June, and again filed the definitive agreement with the U.S.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Mountain Top Removal Meeting The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informationa
Mountain Top Removal Meeting
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection held an informational meeting tonight at Marsh Fork Elementary School. The West Virginia Department of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Jury to decide whether DuPont caused man's cancerFreeman lived, showed a median level of 354 parts per billion. Freeman reported
Jury to decide whether DuPont caused man's cancer
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Freeman lived, showed a median level of 354 parts per billion. Freeman reported that he had 254 parts per billion. The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection announced in 2002 that C8 was a "possible cancer risk to the public." A... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Alpha Natural Resources, environmental advocates propose WV mine cleanup settlementwhich is scheduled for July 7. This effort comes less than a months after Alph
Alpha Natural Resources, environmental advocates propose WV mine cleanup settlement
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 days ago
which is scheduled for July 7. This effort comes less than a months after Alpha reached a $300 million agreement with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to ensure mine reclamation in the state. “(The plan) as currently... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Ground broken at old TS&T site2012. Although asbestos on the upper pad was removed in 2012, the BDC did not
Ground broken at old TS&T site
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
2012. Although asbestos on the upper pad was removed in 2012, the BDC did not receive a certificate of completion from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection until earlier this spring. That paved the way for the BDC to receive... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
TS&T site will become ‘job creator’2012. Although asbestos on the upper pad was removed in 2012, the BDC did not
TS&T site will become ‘job creator’
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 30 days ago
2012. Although asbestos on the upper pad was removed in 2012, the BDC did not receive a certificate of completion from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection until earlier this spring. That paved the way for the BDC to receive... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Illegal dumping is a dirty (and costly) businesslitter, improperly handled loading dock litter, and boaters. Many people who do
Illegal dumping is a dirty (and costly) business
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
litter, improperly handled loading dock litter, and boaters. Many people who don’t mean to litter, still do.The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) has several programs in affect to help curb this problem. The... Read more

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