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EPA in New York

New York News Releases

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EPA Proposes to Add Former Metals Plant in Cortlandt, N.Y. to the National Priorities List

09/11/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Proposes to Add Former Metals Plant in Cortlandt, N.Y. to the National Priorities List

EPA Provides New York $222.5 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements

09/06/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Provides New York $222.5 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements

EPA Environmental Education Grant to New York University will support urban environmental science, connect students and community members with local ecosystems

08/22/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Environmental Education Grant to New York University will support urban environmental science, connect students and community members with local ecosystems

EPA Awards Five Star Urban Waters Grant to Project in New York

08/09/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Awards Five Star Urban Waters Grant to Project in New York

Love Canal Revealed a National Problem; Superfund Provided a Solution

08/06/2018
EPA News Release: Love Canal Revealed a National Problem; Superfund Provided a Solution

EPA and New York Partner to Control and Monitor Air Pollution

08/01/2018
EPA News Release: EPA and New York Partner to Control and Monitor Air Pollution

EPA proposes cleanup of lead-contaminated residential properties at Eighteen Mile Creek Superfund Site in Lockport, N.Y.

07/27/2018
EPA News Release: EPA proposes cleanup of lead-contaminated residential properties at Eighteen Mile Creek Superfund Site in Lockport, N.Y.

EPA Deletes Fulton Terminals Site in Fulton, New York from federal Superfund list

07/26/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Deletes Fulton Terminals Site in Fulton, New York from federal Superfund list

Progress being made in advancing Superfund cleanups in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

07/24/2018
EPA News Release: Progress being made in advancing Superfund cleanups in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Pilot Project Advances EPA’s Cleanup of Gowanus Canal Superfund Site in Brooklyn, NY

07/23/2018
EPA News Release: Pilot Project Advances EPA’s Cleanup of Gowanus Canal Superfund Site in Brooklyn, NY

Sustained Emergency Responses in 2017 Guide EPA Preparations for 2018 Hurricane Season

07/13/2018
EPA News Release: Sustained Emergency Responses in 2017 Guide EPA Preparations for 2018 Hurricane Season

Cleanup of Contaminated Soil and Sediment in Stream near Dewey Loeffel Superfund Site in Town of Nassau, N.Y. to Begin this Summer

07/10/2018
EPA News Release: Cleanup of Contaminated Soil and Sediment in Stream near Dewey Loeffel Superfund Site in Town of Nassau, N.Y. to Begin this Summer

EPA Completes Cleanup of Chemical Hazard in Tonawanda, New York

07/03/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Completes Cleanup of Chemical Hazard in Tonawanda, New York

EPA Plans to Award $311,000 to New York for Beach Water Quality Monitoring

06/27/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Plans to Award $311,000 to New York for Beach Water Quality Monitoring

EPA Announces Settlement with Northeast Dredging Equipment Company LLC, Puts Cleaner Diesel Engines on Floating Crane in NY/NJ Harbor

06/26/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Announces Settlement with Northeast Dredging Equipment Company LLC, Puts Cleaner Diesel Engines on Floating Crane in NY/NJ Harbor

EPA Launches Research Vessel Lake Guardian to Monitor Lake Ontario’s Health as Binational Science Initiative Gets Underway

06/18/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Launches Research Vessel Lake Guardian to Monitor Lake Ontario’s Health as Binational Science Initiative Gets Underway

Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Settlement With NYCHA and NYC To Fundamentally Reform NYCHA Through the Appointment Of a Federal Monitor and the Payment By NYC Of $1.2 Billion Of Additional Capital Money Over the Next Five Years

06/11/2018
EPA News Release: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Settlement With NYCHA and NYC To Fundamentally Reform NYCHA Through the Appointment Of a Federal Monitor and the Payment By NYC Of $1.2 Billion Of Additional Capital Money Over the Next Five Years

EPA Awards $2.17 Million to New York State to Protect Drinking Water

05/31/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Awards $2.17 Million to New York State to Protect Drinking Water

EPA and National Grid Reach Major Agreement on Gowanus Canal Superfund Site Cleanup

05/29/2018
EPA News Release: EPA and National Grid Reach Major Agreement on Gowanus Canal Superfund Site Cleanup

EPA Awards $75,000 Grant to Clarkson University for Innovative Food Waste Project

05/25/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Awards $75,000 Grant to Clarkson University for Innovative Food Waste Project

Construction Work Scheduled to Resume in Massena, N.Y. in Preparation for Cleanup of the Grasse River Superfund Site

05/10/2018
EPA News Release: Construction Work Scheduled to Resume in Massena, N.Y. in Preparation for Cleanup of the Grasse River Superfund Site

EPA Selects Bronx and Brooklyn, NY Organizations for Job Training Funding

05/07/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Selects Bronx and Brooklyn, NY Organizations for Job Training Funding

EPA Selects Long Island Communities to Receive $565,000 in Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Blighted Properties and Promote Economic Redevelopment

04/25/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Selects Long Island Communities to Receive $565,000 in Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Blighted Properties and Promote Economic Redevelopment

EPA Selects Central and Western New York Communities to Receive $1 Million in Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Blighted Properties and Promote Economic Redevelopment

04/25/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Selects Central and Western New York Communities to Receive $1 Million in Brownfield Grants to Revitalize Blighted Properties and Promote Economic Redevelopment

EPA Announces Availability of Funding to Reduce Emissions from Diesel Engines Nationwide

04/24/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Announces Availability of Funding to Reduce Emissions from Diesel Engines Nationwide

EPA Moves Forward with Plan to Clean Up Contaminated Groundwater at Old Roosevelt Field Superfund Site

04/11/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Moves Forward with Plan to Clean Up Contaminated Groundwater at Old Roosevelt Field Superfund Site

EPA Announces New Funding for Water Infrastructure Projects in New York

04/05/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Announces New Funding for Water Infrastructure Projects in New York

EPA Regional Administrator Pete Lopez Keynotes Cornell University’s Town Gown Conference on Sustainability

04/05/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Regional Administrator Pete Lopez Keynotes Cornell University’s Town Gown Conference on Sustainability

EPA Honors 15 New York Businesses as ENERGY STAR® Partners of the Year

04/02/2018
EPA News Release: EPA Honors 15 New York Businesses as ENERGY STAR® Partners of the Year

Six Manufacturing Plants in New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico Earned ENERGY STAR® Certification

03/27/2018
EPA News Release: Six Manufacturing Plants in New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico Earned ENERGY STAR® Certification