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Skylar McElhaney: Public Information Officer for Media Inquiries

For information about news, media, and news releases contact Skylar McElhaney, Public Information Officer at: 405-702-7167

This page was last updated on September 15, 2011

Current News Releases (2011)



2010 News Releases:

December 2010

Oklahoma School Recognized for Reducing Diesel Emissions


November 2010

Oklahoma School Recognized for Reducing Diesel Emissions

DEQ Announces Recipients of Brownfield Cleanup Funding

Public Invited to Open House Regarding Hudson Refinery Superfund Site

Environmental Quality Board Meeting Scheduled for Stillwater

DEQ Applauds Corporate Recycling Efforts

October 2010

Oklahoma City to Host Symposium on Watershed Protection

Applewood Mobile Home Park Boil Advisory Lifted

Oklahoma School Recognized for Reducing Diesel Emissions

Boil Advisory Issued for Applewood Mobile Home Park

September 2010

Oklahoma Recycling Seminar Scheduled for October 15

DEQ Recommends Caution on Lakes, Rivers and Streams

Environmental Education Grants Now Available

August 2010

Boil Advisory Issued for Shady Valley Mobile Home Park

DEQ to Host Public Meeting in Sapulpa on Mercury in Fish Study

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Cleveland Municipal Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Barnsdall Public Works Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ and EPA Release Additional Results from Air Monitoring in Tulsa Area

DEQ and EPA Release Preliminary Air Monitoring Results from Tulsa Landfill Fire

July 2010

ARRA Funds Available for Eligible Brownfields Projects in Oklahoma

Ownership of Pawnee Armory Set to be Transferred As Part of DEQ Program

DEQ to Host Public Meetings on Mercury in Fish Study

DEQ Issues Fish Consumption Advisories for Some Lakes

Mycoland RV & Mobile Home Park Water Use Advisory

June 2010

DEQ Recommends Caution on Lakes, Rivers and Streams

Volunteers Needed for Annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival

DEQ Funding Opportunities in Solid Waste Management

DEQ Requests Comments on the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Proposed Amendment #2 to Fiscal Year 2010 Intended Use Plan

Cleanup Underway at Hudson Superfund Site in Cushing

May 2010

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Osage Co. Rural Water District #21 for Water System Improvements

Debris Management Following Tornadoes

DEQ Schedules Public Meeting on the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund State Fiscal Year 2011 Intended Use Plan

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Pawnee Public Works Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Osage County Rural Water District #20 for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Beggs Public Works Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Sardis Lake Water Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to McIntosh County Rural Water District #8 for Water System Improvements

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Longtown Rural Water & Sewer District #1 for Water System Improvements

Plastic Recycling Codes – What do they Mean?

April 2010

DEQ Awards Grant Money to Salina Public Works Authority for Water System Improvements

DEQ to Hold Meeting on Cleanup at Hudson Refinery Site in Cushing

DEQ REQUESTS COMMENTS ON THE DRINKING WATER STATE REVOLVING FUND PROPOSED AMENDMENT #1 TO THE SFY 2010 INTENDED USE PLAN

February 2010

DEQ Requests Public Input on the Draft Water Quality in Oklahoma 2010 Report

Environmental Quality Board Meeting Scheduled for Oklahoma City

Oklahoma Provides State Implementation Plan for Regional Haze

January 2010

Lake Eufaula State Park Boil Advisory Lifted

Nichols Elementary Student Wins State Radon Poster Contest

Guthrie Junior High School Student Wins National Radon Poster Contest

 

2009 News Releases:

December 2009

MAPS Receives Award at National Brownfields Conference

Oklahomans Encouraged to Test Homes for Radon

Hudson Refinery Superfund Site Meeting Scheduled for December

Oklahoma School Recognized for Reducing Diesel Emissions

Portion of Blue Ridge Mobile Home Park Water Use Advisory Lifted

November 2009

Narconon-Arrowhead Boil Advisory Lifted

Oklahoma Recycling Seminar Set for December 8

Grants Available to Help Marinas Reduce Water Pollution

Environmental Quality Board Meeting Scheduled for Ada

Boil Advisory Issued for Lake Eufaula State Park

DEQ Introduces a New Grant Program for Some Water Systems

October 2009

Boil Advisory Issued for Narconon-Arrowhead

DEQ and ODAFF Release Findings from Locust Grove Sampling

America Recycles Day Contest for High School Students

Ownership of Wagoner Armory Set to be Transferred as Part of DEQ Program

September 2009

Environmental Education Grants Now Available

Highland Baptist Church Boil Advisory Lifted

Boil Advisory Issued for Seminole County Convenience Store

Informational Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Hudson Refinery Superfund Site

DEQ Recommends Caution on Lakes, Rivers and Streams

August 2009

Goodyear Lawton Plant Recognized for Pollution Prevention Efforts

Boil Advisory Issued for Alfalfa County Bed and Breakfast

Cleanup to Begin at Valliant Site

July 2009

Blue Ridge Mobile Home Park Water Use Advisory

DEQ Funding Opportunities in Solid Waste Management

Used Tires Collection Event in Picher