EPA seeks citizen participation with Open Government Plan

April 8, 2010 | General RCAP News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published the first edition of its Open Government Plan. The plan discusses publishing EPA information online, improving the quality of the information, and creating a culture of open government. This is…

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RCAP helps communities secure more than a half billion dollars in Recovery Act funds

April 6, 2010 | General RCAP News

 WASHINGTON, April 6, 2010--The Rural Community Assistance Partnership has helped small, rural communities across the United States secure $575.2 million in economic stimulus funds to support their water and wastewater infrastructure projects. Through RCAP’s national programs, RCAP’s six regional partners work…

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Revised guidance for the Public Notification (PN) Rule now available

April 6, 2010 | General RCAP News

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has revised and released three guidance documents for the Public Notification (PN) Rule: the Revised State Implementation Guidance for the Public Notification (PN) Rule the Revised Public Notification Handbook the Revised Public Notification Handbook…

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Earth Day and EPA: Things you can do

April 6, 2010 | EPA

 Earth Day is April 22. This is the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, and 2010 is also EPA’s 40th anniversary year, so EPA has planned a very special month. It has a newly redesigned Earth Day website with lots of…

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Book review: The Green Blue Book

April 5, 2010 | General RCAP News

Mother Nature Network has done a book review of The Green Blue Book by Thomas M. Kostigen. The book suggests small things anyone can do to conserve water.

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