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October 14, 2021

Keep PA Beautiful: Over 60,000 Volunteers Participated In Spring Pick Up PA Cleanup Program

PA Environment Digest Blog – On October 14, Keep PA Beautiful announced the Spring Pick Up PA Cleanup Program involved  60,505 volunteers who picked up 2.2 […]
October 1, 2021

HOW A DETERMINED CREW OF DUMPBUSTERS CLEARS A TON OF TRASH FROM A PITTSBURGH HILLSIDE

The Allegheny Front – Asia Tansmore loves her East Hills neighborhood in Pittsburgh because it’s quiet, but she doesn’t love the trash. Even amid the wildflowers […]
September 23, 2021

Pick Up Pennsylvania celebrating National Public Lands Day with multiple cleanups

YourErie.com – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is seeking volunteers to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania as a way to celebrate National Public Lands Day on this Saturday, Sept. […]
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 […]