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USEPA Opts Not to Appeal 8th Circuit Decision in Iowa League of Cities v. EPA

USEPA has decided not to appeal the 8th Circuit’s March 25, 2013 decision in Iowa League of Cities v. EPA, which vacated USEPA’s across-the-board prohibitions on the use of mixing zones for primary contact recreation waters and “blending” for peak wet weather flows.  The 8th Circuit previously denied USEPA’s request for rehearing.  The deadline for filing an appeal … Continue Reading