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EPA Region 5

Region 5 states mapServing Illinois, Indiana,
Michigan, Minnesota,
Ohio, Wisconsin and
35 Tribes
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Key Issues


Region 5 Events Calendar

(public meetings, comment periods, etc.)

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

U.S. EPA and Illinois EPA will host an open house to meet one-on-one and learn more about sampling and the status of the Sandoval Zinc investigation from 2-4p.m. and 5-7 p.m. at City Hall Community Room, 132 E. Commercial Ave, Sandoval, Illinois

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

EPA is accepting comments through June 21 on the proposed amended cleanup plan for Hagen Farm Superfund site.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Comment period ends on the proposed CAFO SDWA-05-2017-0001 against Sunoco Partners Marketing and Terminals L.P. for violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act (CWA).

Monday, July 3, 2017

Comment period ends on the proposed CAFO CWA-05-2017-0008 against Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation for violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA).