Press Releases

April 8, 2021

Pick Up Pennsylvania Community Improvement Initiative in Full Swing

(April 8, 2021) Pick Up Pennsylvania is in full swing. The commuity improvement initiative opened to the public on March 1 and will continue through May […]
March 31, 2021

Pennsylvania Teachers Invited to Participate in Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Litter Free School Zone Program

(March 31, 2021) Schools can keep their school grounds litter free with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Litter Free School Zone. The program encourages hands-on activities to teach […]
March 18, 2021

Clean Up Your Neighborhood with the Pick Up Pennsylvania Community Improvement Initiative

(March 18, 2021) Pick Up Pennsylvania is in full swing. The commuity improvement initiative opened to the public on March 1 and will continue through May […]
March 11, 2021

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful State Agency Partners Recognized Nationally

PA Department of Environmental Protection and PA Department of Transportation Receive Keep America Beautiful Partnership Award (March 11, 2021) The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) […]
February 17, 2021

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Reaches Milestone – Collects 1 Million Tires through Cleanups and Special Collections

(February 17, 2021) Since its inception in 1990, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and its affiliates and partners have properly disposed of over one-million scrap tires. The tires […]
February 11, 2021

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Affiliates Recycle Over 1 Million Pounds of Electronics and 11,000 Tires by Hosting Special Collections in 2020

(February 11, 2021) In early 2020, many municipal trash haulers suspended recycling programs and large or bulky item pick-up citing worker safety and other limitations due […]
January 26, 2021

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Recognizes Outstanding 2020 Volunteers

(January 26, 2021) Each year, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, a statewide nonprofit whose vision is a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania, provides an opportunity for their affiliates to […]
January 22, 2021

Registration Open for Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania Community Improvement Initiative

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced that registration is open for the 2021 Pick Up Pennsylvania, a community improvement initiative. This annual event, begining on March 1 […]
January 14, 2021

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Invites Municipalities to Partner in their Road/Area Adoption Program to Help Reduce Litter and Cleanup Costs

(January 14, 2021) While littering and illegal dumping are often discussed as social or environmental problems, rarely do we think about their economic impact. Over five […]
December 17, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Surveillance Cameras Catch Illegal Dumping in Michaux State Forest, Franklin County

(December 17, 2020) Cameras installed through the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Illegal Dump Free PA surveillance camera loan program recently captured a couple illegally dumping a couch […]
December 8, 2020

Darby Creek Valley Association Cleans Up Darby Creek Watershed with Help from DEP’s Coastal Resources Management Program, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Surrounding Community

(December 8, 2020) Darby Creek Valley Association (DCVA), with the help of Darby Borough, the Philadelphia Water Department and the DCVA’s strong base of local volunteers […]
December 1, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Adoption Program Helps Reduce Local Litter Cleanup Costs – Helps Keep Our State Parks Clean

(December 1, 2020) Beltzville State Park is one of the many state parks across Pennsylvania to experience an uptick in visitors this year. With most other […]