Press Releases

Two Men Cited on Crackdown of Illegal Dumping in the City of Arnold

(December 14, 2018) – Mitchell C Swann (age 53) and Harold J Lee (age 52) were both cited by City of Arnold code officer Scott Ponteri for illegal dumping.  Swann was found guilty of scattering rubbish for dumping debris from a contractor job into an abandoned lot

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Community Improvement Projects Completed with the help of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Fresh Paint Days Program Grants

(November 28, 2018) – This fall, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, in partnership with The Home Depot and Behr, awarded eight community groups with paint and painting supplies enabling them to renew a community structure in need. This year’s program engaged local volunteers in painting projects that included an

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Applications Open for Keep America Beautiful/Coca Cola Public Recycling Grant Program

(November 20, 2018) – Applications for the 2018 Keep America Beautiful/Coca Cola Public Recycling Grant Program are being accepted through December 30.  Eligible recipients include Keep America Beautiful affiliates, government and public agencies, nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, religious organizations, colleges & universities, K-12 schools and other community

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Invites You to Take the America Recycles Day Pledge to Recycle Right

(November 14, 2018) –America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, which takes place annually on and around November 15, recognizes the economic, environmental and social benefits of recycling, while providing an educational platform that helps raise awareness about the value of reducing, reusing and recycling –

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful: 108,638 Volunteers Organize Over 5,000 Events as Part of 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA

(November 2, 2018) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced the results of the 2018 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA that runs annually from March 1 through May 31. The event engaged 108,638 invaluable volunteers in 5,362 events across the state that focused on community greening,

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Asks: How will you Celebrate America Recycles Day?

(October 25, 2018) –America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, which takes place annually on and around Nov. 15, recognizes the benefits of recycling while providing an educational platform that helps raise awareness about the value of reducing, reusing and recycling – every day – throughout

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Keep America Beautiful and The UPS Foundation Awards Tree Planting Grant To Keep Philadelphia Beautiful

(October 18, 2018) – Keep Philadelphia Beautiful received a $5,000 grant from The UPS Foundation as part of the 2018 Keep America Beautiful/UPS Community Tree and Recovery Tree Planting Grant Program. Keep Philadelphia Beautiful, in partnership with the Philadelphia Orchard Project (POP) will give away fruit trees

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Trash Travels – Still Time to Participate in the 2018 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful International Coastal Cleanup

(October 9, 2018) – The health of our planet is dependent upon the health of our oceans.  Help our oceans by cleaning up your corner of the planet and participate in the International Coastal Cleanup. The 2018 International Coastal Cleanup runs through October. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites

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GIANT EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH KEEP PENNSYLVANIA BEAUTIFUL IN SUPPORT OF REDUCED EMISSIONS PROGRAM

(October 1, 2018) – On October 4, GIANT Food Stores, in partnership with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, will host a volunteer project at Kings Gap Environmental Center. From 9am-1pm, the group will plant large native trees and conduct additional park improvements. This volunteer project is the first of

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Keep Blair Beautiful and Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Receive Local Program Support from Keep America Beautiful/Lowe’s Community Partners Grant

(September 27, 2018) – National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and Lowe’s awarded local Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful affiliates, Keep Blair Beautiful and Keep Philadelphia Beautiful a total of $30,000 as part of the 2018 Keep America Beautiful/Lowe’s Community Partners Grant Program. Read Entire Press Release

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