News Release 2019 Archive

January

Mississippi Recycling Coalition Announces 2018-2019 Mississippi School Grant Award Recipients

MDEQ Lifts Beach Advisory in Long Beach

Mississippi Acquires Land In Grand Bay With Deepwater Horizon Settlement Funds

MDEQ Issues Beach Advisory at Waveland Beach

Mississippi Sharps Collection Program Reaches Milestone

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Alcorn County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Amite County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to the Town of Monticello

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to the City of Natchez

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to the City of Greenville

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to the City of Hattiesburg

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Three Rivers Solid Waste Management Authority

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Washington County

Coahoma County, Panola County, Quitman County and Tunica County Flood Risk Open House

Marshall County and Tate County Flood Risk Open House

Coahoma County, Panola County, Quitman County and Tunica County Flood Risk Open House Meeting Postponed

MDEQ Lifts Beach Advisory in Waveland

February 2019

Rescheduled: Coahoma County, Panola County, Quitman County and Tunica County Flood Risk Open House General public provided opportunity to find out more about new flood maps on February 7

Forum: Restoration projects are underway to help our Coast recover from Deepwater Horizon disaster

MDEQ Issues Beach Advisory in Waveland

MDEQ Releases Volkswagen Settlement Beneficiary Mitigation Plan for Public Comment

Governor’s Delta Sustainable Water Resources Task Force to Host Two Meetings

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Madison County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Copiah County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Neshoba County

MDEQ Issues Beach Advisory in Biloxi

MDEQ Issues Three Beach Advisories

March 2019

MDEQ Lifts Four Beach Advisories One Advisory in Effect

MDEQ Lifts Beach Advisory in Biloxi No Advisories in Effect

Panola County, Tallahatchie County and Yalobusha County Flood Risk Public Open Houses

MDEQ Issues Beach Advisory in Bay St. Louis

MDEQ Issues Beach Advisory in Gulfport

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Benton County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Grenada County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Newton County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Neshoba County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sharkey County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Yazoo County

MDEQ Issues Three Beach Advisories and Lifts One One Advisory Remains in Effect

MDEQ Lifts Two Beach Advisories Two Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues One Beach Advisory in Pass Christian Two Others in Effect

April 2019

MDEQ Issues Three Beach Advisories Three Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Yalobusha River in Grenada

MDEQ Recognizes 2019 enHance Members

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Sharkey County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leflore County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hinds County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Yalobusha County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Calhoun County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clay County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Covington County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County

MDEQ Lifts Two Beach Advisories Four Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Four Beach Advisories Four Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Streams Near Taylorsville

Mississippi’s RESTORE Act State Expenditure Plan Amendment Approved

MDEQ Lifts Five Beach Advisories

MDEQ Issues One Beach Advisory and Lifts One Two Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Four Beach Advisories and Lifts One AdvisoryTwo Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Pelahatchie Creek Near Morton

May 2019

MDEQ Lifts Three Beach Advisories Three Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Seven Beach Advisories Three Others in Effect

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Sections of Sowashee and Okatibbee Creeks

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Pearl River and Other Streams in the Jackson Area

MDEQ Lifts Five Beach Advisories

MDEQ Lifts One Beach Advisory Four Others in Effect

MDEQ Lifts Two Beach Advisories in Gulfport Two Others in Effect

MDEQ Lifts Two Beach Advisories in Pass Christian

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Hontokalo Creek in Scott County

June 2019

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Tunica County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Hancock County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Grenada County

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Carroll County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to the City of Cleveland

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tishomingo County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant and Waste Tire Grant to Tate County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sunflower County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tippah County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Stone County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Pearl River County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Perry County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lamar County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lafayette County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Itawamba County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to DeSoto County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Coahoma County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Chickasaw County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant and Waste Tire Grant to Rankin County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant and Waste Tire Grant to Madison County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Simpson County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Amite County

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Pike County

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory in the City of Brandon

MDEQ Revises Water Contact Advisory for Jackson Area to Include Big Creek and Belhaven Creek

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Hontokalo Creek in Scott County

July 2019