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Wolf Announces Winners Of 2015 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards

PA Environment Digest – Gov. Tom Wolf Tuesday announced 15 environmental projects from across the state will receive the 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence .“These awards represent some of our best citizen-led efforts in environmental stewardship,” Wolf said. “Their leadership is bound to make a positive

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Keep PA Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup Of PA Receives Governor’s Award

PA Environment Digest – The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA has been selected to receive a 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence. The Great American Cleanup of PA is an annual program empowering Pennsylvanians to make communities clean and beautiful by removing litter and

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Weis Markets Awards KPB’s Great American Cleanup Of PA Gift Cards

PA Environment Digest – Weis Markets, Inc., a sponsor of the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA, Tuesday announced the winners of their donated gift cards.  The Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority was selected to receive a Weis Markets gift card to help support

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Keep PA Beautiful Accepting Applications For Grants To Celebrate 25th Anniversary

PA Environment Digest –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tuesday announced it is now applications for 25 grants of up to $1,000 to be awarded to organizations in three focus areas of Prevent It, Clean It or Keep It for cleanup and beautification projects. KPB Affiliates and other tax-exempt groups

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KPB: PA Groups Receive $25,000 in KAB/Waste Management Think Green Grants

PA Environment Digest –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Thursday announced Pennsylvania groups received $25,000 in grant awards from the national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc. as part of a nationwide effort sponsored by Waste Management that encourages local solutions that improve community environments. Following is a list of Pennsylvania

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Sheetz to celebrate Earth Day

PR Newswire – Sheetz announced today its continued commitment to sustainability.  The company will host an Earth Day Celebration at their Distribution Center located in Claysburg, PA, on April 22 to give employees an opportunity to learn about healthier lifestyle choices for both themselves and the environment.

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Volunteers needed for King of Prussia cleanup on May 2

The Times Herald News – Join the Upper Merion Township Environmental Advisory Council and the partners of the Schuylkill Action Network to clean up King of Prussia streams on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., with a pizza party to follow. Everyone ages 12

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Trails, roadsides get pick-me-ups in Great American Cleanup of Pa.

thetimes-tribune.com – A stretch of borough road is a lot less unsightly thanks to a group of local Scouts and their parents who picked up litter there Saturday, as part of the 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA. Sponsored by the national organization Keep America Beautiful, the

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PA CleanWays plans spring clean-up in Annin Township

Bradford Era – PA CleanWays of McKean County, an affiliate of Keep PA Beautiful, is looking for volunteers to assist in a spring clean-up on April 25 along Pine Grove Road in Annin Township. Volunteers are asked to meet at 8 a.m. at the Champlin Hill end

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DEP Encourages Pennsylvanians to Participate in Local Cleanups for Earth Month

PR Newswire – The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages all Pennsylvanians to participate in a local cleanup or beautification event as part of the Great American Cleanup of PA.  “Celebrate Earth Month by organizing or participating in a cleanup in your hometown,” DEP Acting Secretary John

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