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

PA Environment Digest Blog – 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

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Vote Now For The Best Great American Cleanup Of PA Videos Thru June 26

PA Environment Digest Blog –Keep PA Beautiful invites you to vote for the winners of the 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest on Facebook now through June 26 at 3:00 p.m.  The video with the most “Likes” at the end of the contest will receive

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Reminder: Keep PA Beautiful-BEHR-Home Depot Fresh Paint Days Grant Applications Due June 28

PA Environment Digest Blog – On June 10, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful reminded groups across the state applications for 2019 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Grants are due June 28. The program is designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies enabling them to renew a community

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