environmental protection agency http://wrvo.org en Kodak puts Eastman Business Park on the market http://wrvo.org/post/kodak-puts-eastman-business-park-market <p></p><p>The Eastman Business Park (EBP) in Rochester is officially up for sale, Kodak announced Tuesday.</p><p>Company spokesman Chris Veronda says it’s the right time to hand development of the industrial and technology park over to a new entity.</p><p>"Kodak believes the site can best continue its transformation under the ownership of a firm that’s focused on its redevelopment. And, at the same time, the sale of EBP will allow Kodak to focus on its customers in the commercial imaging business."</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:35:03 +0000 Kate O'Connell 53303 at http://wrvo.org Kodak puts Eastman Business Park on the market Who is making sure school buildings are health environments? http://wrvo.org/post/who-making-sure-school-buildings-are-health-environments <p></p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:32:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 52357 at http://wrvo.org EPA finalizes standards to reduce car emissions http://wrvo.org/post/epa-finalizes-standards-reduce-car-emissions <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>The Environmental Protection Agency finalized its <a href="http://www.epa.gov/otaq/tier3.htm" target="_blank">federal emission standards</a> for cars and gasoline Monday, putting them in line with programs already in place in California.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:49:25 +0000 Kate O'Connell 52224 at http://wrvo.org EPA finalizes standards to reduce car emissions EPA praises Onondaga County for green infrastructure work http://wrvo.org/post/epa-praises-onondaga-county-green-infrastructure-work <p></p><p>A top official at the Environmental Protection Agency was in Syracuse on Monday to highlight the county's work in green infrastructure.</p><p>Hitting on Onondaga County's <a href="http://www.ongov.net/sustainability/water/str.html" target="_blank">Save the Rain program</a>, EPA Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe outlined the agency's updated national green infrastructure strategy.</p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 12:23:43 +0000 Ryan Delaney 45985 at http://wrvo.org EPA praises Onondaga County for green infrastructure work Lockport residents continue waiting for Eighteenmile Creek cleanup plan http://wrvo.org/post/lockport-residents-continue-waiting-eighteenmile-creek-cleanup-plan <p>The Environmental Protection Agency outlined its plans to clean up a heavily polluted creek at a public meeting in Lockport on Tuesday. But some residents in the western New York community are concerned that the plans won’t happen fast enough, with an official decision not scheduled until the end of September.<p>Eighteenmile Creek is a 15-mile waterway that runs into Lake Ontario, and has been designated an area of concern by the agency because of its history as an industrial discharge outlet. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 12:15:17 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 42665 at http://wrvo.org Lockport residents continue waiting for Eighteenmile Creek cleanup plan EPA grant funds Onondaga Lake's new environmental steward http://wrvo.org/post/epa-grant-funds-onondaga-lakes-new-environmental-steward <p>The once heavily-polluted Onondaga Lake has a new environmental steward. The Environmental Protection Agency will fund the position for two years with a $200,000 grant.</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:56:13 +0000 Ryan Delaney 42377 at http://wrvo.org EPA grant funds Onondaga Lake's new environmental steward