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  • 24 May 2018 EPA testing for noisy vehicles in Lygon Street EPA and Victoria Police have conducted a roadside operation targeting noisy vehicles in Lygon Street, Carlton, and found one of the loudest motorcycles EPA staff had ever heard.
  • 23 May 2018 EPA welcomes new Governing Board Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) welcomes the Victorian Government’s appointment of a Governing Board following an intensive selection process.
  • 23 May 2018 Dandenong Creek pollution - EPA calls for public's help Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) will take the unusual step of taking local advertising space and calling for the local community to help solve who is behind the chemical dumping that polluted Dandenong Creek last weekend (19 May).
  • 22 May 2018 Website briefly unavailable this evening The EPA website will be unavailable from 6pm tonight for 15–30 minutes, due to essential maintenance.

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