Monthly archive for September 2018

Keep PA Beautiful Encourages Pennsylvania K-12 Schools To Participate In Recycle-Bowl Competition

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is encouraging educators in Pennsylvania to get their schools involved in Keep America Beautiful’s 2018 Recycle-Bowl Competition. Recycle-Bowl is a program designed to revitalize student participation in recycling through a national K-12 recycling competition. The objectives of the competition include:

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Encourages Pennsylvania Schools to Participate in Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl

(September 18, 2018) – Registration is open for the 2018 Recycle-Bowl. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is encouraging educators in Pennsylvania to get their students involved in Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl competition. Recycle-Bowl is a program designed to revitalize student participation in recycling through a national K-12 recycling competition.

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Volunteers needed to paint Union City building

GoErie.com – The project is an offshoot of the borough’s facade improvement program. UNION CITY — Union City Borough is looking for volunteers to help paint a residential building on West High Street on Saturday or on Sept. 22, depending on weather. The project is an offshoot of

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Trash Travels – Registration is Open for the 2018 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful International Coastal Cleanup

(September 13, 2018) – Registration is open for the 2018 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful International Coastal Cleanup. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites Pennsylvania residents, civic organizations and businesses to coordinate a cleanup or join an existing cleanup, as part of the 2018 International Coastal Cleanup (ICC).  All cleanup sites,

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Across the area

Altoona Mirror –  Fall tire and appliance collections, held by Keep Cambria County Beautiful in partnership with local municipalities, are in full swing. The coordinators would like to remind the community that the collections are designed to provide an affordable, convenient outlet for residents to dispose of their

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IRC gets funds to set up recycling dropoff site

Altoona Mirror – The organization that over­sees curbside recycling in three of the four Blair County municipalities where it is mandated has received a $20,000 grant to establish a 24/7 keycard dropoff to serve several non-mandated muni­cipalities in central and southern Blair. The Intermunicipal Rela­tions Committee hopes to

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Municipalities In 8 Counties Receive Fresh Paint Days Grants From Keep PA Beautiful, Behr, The Home Depot

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tuesday announced the award of 2018 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Grants to eight municipalities in Berks, Clarion, Erie, Franklin, Monroe, Montgomery, Philadelphia and Westmoreland counties. Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania provides community groups with paint and painting supplies to renew a community structure in need

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Eight Pennsylvania Communities Get a Fresh Coat of Paint Thanks to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, Behr, and The Home Depot

(September 4, 2018) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced today the eight grant recipients of their 2018 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Program.  Designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies, the program enables these groups to renew a community structure in need into something beautiful through the

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