News Articles

September 16, 2021

‘DumpBusters’ Tackle Trash at Vacant Properties

The Tube City Almanac – In just three hours last week, a team of “DumpBusters” removed more than 7,000 pounds of junk and 21 old tires […]
September 14, 2021

Keep PA Beautiful Invites Businesses To Adopt A Road Or Area To Help Keep Communities Clean and Beautiful

PA Environment Digest – Pennsylvania businesses are invited to participate in the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Road and Area Adoption Program. The program is available statewide for […]
September 8, 2021

Residents urged to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania program

The Sentinel – To prevent litter from ending up in the commonwealth’s waterways, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful urges Pennsylvania residents to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania, in […]
August 26, 2021

The Giant Co. Takes Big Steps to Reduce Collective Carbon Footprints

Progressive Grocer – The Giant Co., which teamed up with the nonprofit Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful organization this past Earth Day on a “Healing the Planet” grant program, […]
August 25, 2021

Wolf Administration Continues Combatting Litter, Urges Public to Stop Costly and Unsightly Practice

Governor Tom Wolf – Continuing the commonwealth’s battle against litter as the summer travel season winds down, Governor Tom Wolf today highlighted agency efforts to clean […]
August 24, 2021

Middle Smithfield Township To Rehabilitate Park With Grant

BRC 13 – A project to rehabilitate and beautify a park in Middle Smithfield Township is set to begin thanks to a 25 thousand dollar grant. […]
August 20, 2021

City of Lancaster receives $15,000 grant to help expand its community composting program

Fox 43 – LANCASTER, Pa. — The City of Lancaster announced Thursday that it is the recipient of a $15,000 Healing the Planet grant from The […]
August 20, 2021

Hometown Heroes: York County Community Gardens and Green Spaces

ABC 27 News – Thursday’s hometown heroes have extra means to promote the environment. The group Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced that three York County Groups will […]
August 19, 2021

Blair, Centre County awarded grants from GIANT company

WTAJ News – The GIANT Company and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced the recipients of its Healing the Planet grant program, including Blair and Centre counties. More […]
August 13, 2021

The Tireless Project and Evan Clark are making us proud to be from Pittsburgh

11 News – PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh’s three rivers are iconic, ever changing, and essential to us thriving and surviving in what we call home. A local […]
August 12, 2021

DEP Blog: Illegal Dumping Carries More Than A Price Tag, It Can Spread Disease, Water Contamination

PA Environment Digest Blog – Illegal dumping creates ideal breeding grounds for mosquitoes. Once they inhabit these dumping sites and reproduce, the spread of West Nile […]
August 4, 2021

Keep PA Beautiful: Issues Call For Volunteers To Participate In Fall Pick Up Pennsylvania Program To Keep Our Waterways Clean

PA Environment Digest Blog – To prevent litter from ending up in our waterways, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful urges Pennsylvania residents to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania, […]