Environmental Update - Winter 2010
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Form #:  NDEQ014
Revised: 2/1/10
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Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Winter 2010

About This Newsletter
The NDEQ Environmental Update is the agency’s electronic newsletter, produced twice a year.
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Inside this Issue

Characterization Study Brings Focus to Nebraska Waste Picture
Outreach Program Leverages Pollution Control Efforts
Grant Deadline Approaching
NDEQ’s Petroleum Remediation Equipment Reuse Program Saves Taxpayer Dollars
EPA Proposes Stricter Ozone Standard
Nebraska Students’ Environmental Artwork Featured in 2010 NDEQ Calendar
NDEQ 2009 Manager, Employee of the Year
Omaha Submits Comprehensive Plan To Deal With Combined Sewer Overflow Problems
Old Lake in Hooper’s Memorial Park is New Again
Grants to Help Communities “Deconstruct” Abandoned Buildings
Improvements to Lake Ogallala Completed Ahead of Schedule

Contact Us
NDEQ welcomes your comments and questions, and your input regarding the NDEQ Environmental Update. We can be reached:
by telephone:
(402) 471-2186
by mail:
1200 N St., Box 98922, Lincoln, NE 68509-8922
or by email:
Please visit our website at www.deq.state.ne.us for news, information and links to technical information and forms. Follow the link for “Your Environment” from our site for information about the environment across the state of Nebraska, as well as more specific information about the region you live in. Click on any section of the map to find more specifics about that region. Or, select any of the “Focus on...” topics on the site to find out more information about Nebraska’s air quality, water quality and waste management issues.