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The Portland Development Commission is holding a community forum on the N/NE Community Development Initiative Action PlanREAD MORE
Hammer & Hand, Inc. violated the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule when it failed to contain waste from renovation activities to prevent releases of lead dust and debris before the waste is removed for storage or disposal as shown by the unwrapped construction debris a worker was loading in the back of the firm’s truck. Photo courtesy of the EPA
The U.S. EPA has fined a Portland, Oregon based remodeling firm, Hammer & Hand Inc., $69,398, for failing to comply with federal lead-based paint rulesREAD MORE
The Portlander and golf professional will help oversee six top public coursesREAD MORE
The agency has awarded fellowships for environmental and public health research to three graduate students at OSU, PSU, and OHSUREAD MORE