Keep PA Beautiful Partners With Dixie Plant United Steel Workers To Keep Kuebler Road Clean In Northampton County

PA Environment Digest Blog -Litter and trash along Pennsylvania’s roadways is not only unsightly, it can also be dangerous. Since 1990, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has offered adoption programs for local residents, organizations, civic groups, and businesses to be part of the solution.  The adoption program is an

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‘Filthadelphia’: How did Philly’s reputation get trashed?

ABC 6 Action News – Filthadelphia. Deserved or not, it’s a nickname that makes no one proud.  And in 2019, Philadelphia is now making a concerted effort to combat the city’s notorious litter problem and its dirty reputation.  “We need to try our best to shake that

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What a haul: It’s a shame Allegheny CleanWays finds so much trash

Pittsburgh Post Gazette – In an ideal world, Allegheny CleanWays would not have to exist. The nonprofit dedicated to eliminating illegal dumping and littering in Allegheny County would not have a place in a utopia as everyone would respect the natural beauty of the area, making sure

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3 men face charges, fines in illegal dumping in Penn Hills

Trib Live -Penn Hills administration said Monday it caught three men on video as they illegally dumped furniture, debris and garbage on Beechford Road. The men — Ricky Stallworth Jr. of Wilkinsburg, Aaron Evans of Pittsburgh, and Michael Smith of Carnegie — each face civil charges, along

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Allegheny CleanWays removes 11,300 pounds of trash from Allegheny River

Trib Live – Volunteers collected 11,300 pounds of trash from the Allegheny River and its shorelines during 16 cleanups held in June from Millvale to Freeport, according to the nonprofit Allegheny CleanWays. “We’re so pleased with it,” Hannah Samuels, volunteer and outreach coordinator with Allegheny CleanWays, said. “It

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Winners announced for Great American Cleanup Of Pa. video contest

The Shippensburg News Chronicle – The Chambersburg Career Magnet School Environmental Club in Franklin County submitted the winning entry of the annual Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA video contest. Read Entire Article

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And The 2019 Winners Of The Great American Cleanup Of PA Video Contest Are…

PA Environment Digest Blog – The votes are in on Keep PA Beautiful’s 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest on Facebook and the winners are– — 1st Place: Chambersburg Career Magnet School Environmental Club, Franklin County – 299 likes; — 2nd Place: Snowshoe Rails To

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Keep Pa. Beautiful receives grant to continue cigarette litter prevention program

Shippensburg News Chronicle – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (KPB) received a $10,000 grant last month from Keep America Beautiful to continue their work with the Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP), the nation’s largest program aimed at reducing cigarette litter. This is the ninth year that

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Keep PA Beautiful Opposes Using Recycling Fund, Other Community Project Monies To Pay Agency Operating Expenses

PA Environment Digest – On June 17, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful sent an open letter to members of the Senate, House and to Gov. Wolf urging them not to use Recycling Fund and other money set aside to support community-based environmental programs and cleanups to pay every day operating expenses for

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Cleaning up!

The Express – Since 2000, Clinton County CleanScapes, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, has organized more than 117 cleanup events in Clinton and Lycoming counties, rallying more than 4,340 volunteers and cleaning up more than 1,208 tons of debris and 12,778 tires from nearby waterways and landscapes. You can

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