Monthly archive for April 2016

Volunteers wanted for forest cleanups

Public Opinion Online – FRANKLIN COUNTY — Trash, tires and televisions are scattered along the roads in Pennsylvania’s parks and forests. State officials face spring cleaning with little more than volunteers. “We have nothing set up for recycling,” said Michelle Blevins. Recreational forester at Michaux State Forest.  “That’s

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CMU students pitch in to clean up S.S.

South Pittsburgh Reporter – The Delta Tau Delta volunteer team of Carnegie Mellon University joined the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association board members and residents and the South Side Chamber of Commerce On Saturday, April 2, to clean up litter on the slopes sidewalks, streets and public

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Keep PA Beautiful offers video contest

shipNC.com – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is accepting entries for its annual Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest. The deadline for entries is Friday, June 3. To participate, send Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful a 2-minute video of a Great American Cleanup of PA event showing individuals, groups, children,

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Keep PA Beautiful Receives Grant To Continue Cigarette Litter Prevention Program

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Thursday announced it has received a $20,000 grant from Keep America Beautiful to continue their work with the Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program.  Other Pennsylvania organizations received Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) grants including: the Harrisburg Downtown Improvement

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