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EPA Warns Of Poor Air Quality On Southcoast

Many Southcoast residents may experience breathing problems Wednesday due to poor air quality.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

EPA Provides CAD Cell Update To Local Stakeholders

The EPA's New Bedford Harbor Technical Working Group met at City Hall Tuesday to discuss the agency's progress in cleaning up the harbor.

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Curt Spalding (left), Jon Mitchell, William Keating. Photo by Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Curt Spalding (left), Jon Mitchell, William Keating. Photo by Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

EPA Awards New Bedford $600K in Brownfield Grants

The City of New Bedford can now begin assessment of some key investment properties that contain levels of contamination. The City has been awarded $600,000 dollars in two separate grants from the EPA to take a closer look at the former Payne Cutlery and Elco Dress site, as well as several lots along the riverwalk in the upper harbor

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

EPA to Award More Funding for New Bedford Brownfield Site

Another round of funding for brownfield clean-up initiatives is being announced in New Bedford.

Mayor Jon Mitchell, Congressman William Keating, and EPA Administrator Curt Spalding will announce a $400,000 grant being awarded to the City by the EPA, to put towards clean-up efforts at the former Payne Cutlery and Elco Dress site in the near-North End

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Concept plans for the New Bedford River Walk Project. (Jon Faria/ TSM)
Concept plans for the New Bedford River Walk Project. (Jon Faria/ TSM)

Company Unveils New Bedford River Walk Design

New Bedford residents are one step closer to enjoying a long walk along the Acushnet River.

Shadley Associates, the company designing the 2.2 mile walkway in the north end, held a community meeting Tuesday afternoon at the Victoria Riverside Town Houses

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Getty Images -  Rep. William Keating (D) Mass.
Getty Images - Rep. William Keating (D) Mass.

Keating Announces EPA Grant For New Bedford

New Bedford will receive $200,000 from the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

EPA Informational Meeting Still Leaves Some Questions Unanswered

The EPA held a public meeting in Fairhaven Wednesday night, but many who attended left with unanswered questions.

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Photo from NOAA
Photo from NOAA

EPA Administrator Steers Clear Of Harbor Questions

Questions around the New Bedford Harbor clean up are still unanswered.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Once The Nation’s Most Contaminated Piece Of Land Now Home To Solar Park

The sun was shining down on New Bedford's newest solar park Friday afternoon.

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Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images
Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images

Charles River Gets High Marks for Water Quality

The Charles River is getting cleaner.

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday gave the river an ``A-'' for water quality, its highest grade since a cleanup program started nearly two decades ago

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