March 2020

March 30, 2020

One man’s trash, another’s mission

Concord Monitor -PHILADELPHIA — Madis Pihlak looked into the eyes of a loggerhead sea turtle at a Florida rehab center and knew he had to help. […]
March 28, 2020

Annual tree sale moving forward

Penn Live -The Perry County Conservation District’s annual tree sale is going ahead as planned, according to Kristie Smith, Keep Perry County Beautiful coordinator. “I am […]
March 27, 2020

He’s on a one-man mission to clean up trash and help save sea life

The Philadelphia Inquirer -Madis Pihlak looked into the eyes of a loggerhead sea turtle at a Florida rehab center and knew he had to help. “You […]
March 19, 2020

Litter is not a victimless crime. It cost these elderly Upper Macungie victims $600.

Morning Call -One of the challenges of reducing Pennsylvania’s litter problem is getting the slobs to realize that littering is not a victimless crime. So today […]
March 17, 2020

Cancellations, March 17

Standard Speaker -The following events and activities have been impacted by the coronavirus. Report any cancellations and closures to editorial@standardspeaker.com. ■ Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and its […]
March 16, 2020

List of Canceled Events

The Express -The following cancellations were reported to The Express over the weekend: — Annie Halenbake Ross Library, Friendship Community Library and Renovo Area Library are […]
March 14, 2020

Coronavirus concern leads Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful to suspend annual statewide litter cleanup

Penn Live Patriot News – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful programs have removed 141 millions pounds of trash along Pennsylvania roads, shorelines and trails. Responding to coronavirus concerns, […]
March 13, 2020

Keep PA Beautiful Suspends Pick Up Pennsylvania Thru The End Of April, Will Pick Up In May & June

                                     PA Environment Digest Blog – On March 13, […]
March 13, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Suspends PICK UP PENNSYLVANIA

(March 13, 2020) – Litter Pick-Up Program is Suspended through the end of April Amid concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and […]
March 9, 2020

Do Cigarettes Litter Your Landscape?

Facility Executive – Keep America Beautiful®, the nation’s largest community improvement nonprofit organization, has announced the opening of the grant application period for the 2020 Cigarette Litter […]
March 7, 2020

Sounding off: Reducing litter, keeping America beautiful

Trib Live -Regarding the article “Study: Pa. roads average 1,030 litter items per mile”: I have done my best to keep a stretch of rural road near […]
March 4, 2020

Bradford team wins regional PennDOT Innovations Challenge

The Bradford Era– CLEARFIELD — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced on Tuesday that a team of students from Bradford Area School District is selected […]