Press Releases

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Invites Local Residents to Partner with Municipalities to Adopt a Road or Area to Help Reduce Litter and Associated Cleanup Costs

(June 10, 2021) While littering and illegal dumping are often discussed as social or environmental problems, rarely do we think about their economic impact. Over five years, 2014 through 2018, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) spent over $65 million removing litter from within highway rights-of-way. The

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State Representative Craig Staats Nominates Richland Township Supervisor, Tim Arnold, to Receive Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Community Pride Award

From Left: Morgan Schuster, Bucks County Conservation District and Keep Bucks County Beautiful Representative, Tim Arnold, Richland Township Supervisor and State Representative Craig Staats. The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Community Pride Award recognizes outstanding environmental stewardship by a business, individual, school, community organization or civic group that makes

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The Consequences of Illegal Dumping Trash and Tires

(May 4, 2021) – Illegally dumped tires may be fueling a fire located inside an abandoned mine opening south of Trevorton in Zerbe Township, Northumberland County. The underground fire is thought to have spread to a coal seam. Local officials, first responders and the PA Department of

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Offers Community Improvement Grants with Support from The GIANT Company

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2021 Heidi Pedicone, Program Director | Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Phone:  (724) 836-4121 | Email:  hpedicone@keeppabeautiful.org  | Web site:  www.keeppabeautiful.org Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, in partnership with The GIANT Company, is pleased to announce the Healing the Planet Grant Program, a competitive grant for

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The GIANT Company, Keep PA Beautiful Partner On Healing The Planet Grants, Applications Accepted Starting June 1

PA Environment Digest – In celebration of Earth Day and its commitment to healing the planet, The GIANT Company announced a new $250,000 grant program designed to support projects that build on environmental stewardship by connecting families with community green spaces. Developed in partnership with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, The

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