Press Releases

Is there Litter in Your Neighborhood?

(October 20, 2020) Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unappealing and sends a message that no one cares. Once it reaches our waterways, it transports chemical pollutants, threatens aquatic life, and interferes with river, marine and coastal environments. Litter also carries

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Vote Now for Nicole Chandler-Harper, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Volunteer, and Secure $50,000 for Pennsylvania Parks through the National Cox Conserves Heroes Award

PHILADELPHIA (October 8, 2020) – Nicole Chandler-Harper, a Philadelphia native, was chosen as one of four Cox Conserves Heroes regional award winners for her extensive clean up and beautification work in her Overbrook neighborhood in Philadelphia. Chandler-Harper chose Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful as her nonprofit of choice to

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State Representative Tony DeLuca Nominates Faith Milazzo of the Penn Hills Anti-Litter Group to Receive Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Community Pride Award

From Left: PA State Representative Tony DeLuca; Faith Milazzo, Community Pride Award Recipient; Shannon Reiter, President of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Myrna Newman, Executive Director of Allegheny CleanWays. The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Community Pride Award recognizes outstanding environmental stewardship by a business, individual, school, community organization or

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Improvements made to Harrisburg’s Heart of the Community Garden

          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2020 Heidi Pedicone, Program Director | Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tel:  (724) 836-4121 | Email:  hpedicone@keeppabeautiful.org  | Web site:  www.keeppabeautiful.org Danielle Krebs, Communications Manager | Tri County Community Action Tel: (717) 232-9757 x101 | Email: dkrebs@cactricounty.org | website:

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