Monthly archive for April 2018

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Offers Cigarette Litter Prevention Micro-Grants

PA Environment Digest –  Keep Philadelphia Beautiful is now accepting applications for Cigarette Litter Micro-Grants from community-based nonprofit organizations in Philadelphia working on litter abatement and prevention.  The deadline for applications is April 20. The guidelines for this grant can be found online, and funding will be awarded based on impact, sustainability,

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Helpers welcome at Great American Cleanup

The News Eagle – WAYNE/PIKE – Volunteers are being sought for this year’s Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, which began March 1 and runs through May 31. The program is hosted by PennDOT. During 2017 there were 96 Great American Cleanup events held in Pike County and 44

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Event helps eliminate potential mosquito breeding habitats

The Daily Item – COAL TOWNSHIP — The Northumberland County Conservation District collected more than 2,400 old tires on Saturday during a collection event to help eliminate potential mosquito breeding habitat and reduce West Nile Virus transmission. As part of a collaborative effort with PA Department of Environmental

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Leetsdale, Aleppo readying for cleanup events

Trib Live – Spring often is a time for homeowners to tidy up their homes and yards to prepare for the summer season. While people tend to their properties this month, municipalities will hold spring cleaning events of their own. Leetsdale and Aleppo have scheduled volunteer-driven cleanup efforts

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