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Tag Archives: Environmental Protection Department
By Jaime Sloane on October 7th, 2013 | Last updated: October 7, 2013 at 8:39 am
Because only one local hunter applied for the position before the proposal’s initial Sept. 25 deadline, the county has extended the application cutoff to Oct. 8.
By Forrest Smith on July 29th, 2013 | Last updated: November 14, 2013 at 2:38 pm
Process underway to clean local creeks of a 400,000 gallon sewage spill.
By Maggie Schwartzman on February 28th, 2013 | Last updated: February 28, 2013 at 6:43 pm
A meeting held Wednesday regarding the cleanup of the Cabot-Koppers site in Gainesville gave residents the opportunity to address their concerns. The site has contaminated local soil for the past three decades.
By Liana Charles on August 9th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:10 pm
Despite recent rains, Alachua County is tightening up on watering restrictions. People watering more than once a week could face potential fines. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Liana Charles spoke with the Director of Environmental Protection Department, Chris Bird, about how this [...]