The EPA says it will begin removing lead-tainted soil later this month from as many as 100 homes around the site of an old industrial smelter.
EPA plans to begin removing in late September about two feet of lead-contaminated soil from residential yards in the Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood.
The Environmental Protection Agency identified Rockport as the sixth largest carbon polluter nationally in 2014.
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed increasing the amount of biofuel in gas, meaning more Indiana-produced ethanol will find it’s way into cars.
The nearly two mile, $4.4 million earthen berm acts as a physical barrier, preventing Asian carp from jumping out into the Great Lakes Basin.
Coal-fired power plants in Indiana are balancing federal demands with business pressures in a number of ways.
Bill author Rep. David Wolkins has been working to pass versions of this legislation for four years.
The bill passed the Senate only after significant changes.
As it stands, IDEM would report plans for stricter rules and be barred from enacting them until the General Assembly has a chance to review them.
Given the amount of time it takes to go through appeals court, it is unlikely that the case will make it to the Supreme Court before Justice Scalia is replaced.