EPA awards $779,000 in SIRG funds to 18 states!

On Friday, August 6th the EPA HQ-Regional Radon Team completed a month-long exercise to distribute $779,000 in supplemental FY 2010 State Indoor Radon Grant (SIRG) funds. EPA’s Regional air program managers and SIRG Project Officers were notified of the funding decisions via email. The $779,000 was awarded to 18 states in EPA Regions 1, 4, 5, 7, 8 and 10. Thirty of the 56 projects proposed in EPA’s radon priority areas received funds. For details, contact your Regional SIRG Project Officer. Thanks to all of you for another successful effort in advancing our collective radon risk reduction agenda.