Press Releases

July 23, 2020

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  | […]
July 2, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Urges Residents to Take Pride in PA this Holiday Weekend and Do Not Litter

(July 2, 2020) – As residents of Pennsylvania seek recreation in public spaces, including parks and trails, this Independence Day weekend, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful issued an […]
June 25, 2020

Tired of Litter? Join Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Adoption Program for Municipal Roads and Other Areas

Whether intentionally put there or blown from trashcans, dumpsters, shopping carts or cars, it is safe to say that most communities have experienced an increase of […]
June 16, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Receives 2020 Cigarette Litter Prevention Program Grant from Keep America Beautiful

(June 16, 2020) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (KPB) received a $20,000 grant from Keep America Beautiful to continue their work with the Keep America Beautiful Cigarette […]
May 28, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Offers Cleanup Tools and Resources

(May 28, 2020) – We have all been told that fresh air and sunshine can help improve your mood, lower blood pressure and reduce stress to […]
May 21, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful: As Public Spaces Reopen, Proper Disposal of Litter and Recyclables Remains Imperative

(May 20, 2020) – As Pennsylvania counties move forward with plans to reopen parts of their economies and more people go outdoors and seek recreation in […]
May 11, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Encourages Students to Apply to Keep America Beautiful’s Youth Advisory Council

(May 11, 2020) – Keep America Beautiful is accepting applications for the 2020-2021 National Youth Advisory Council (YAC). This is an opportunity for 20 high school […]
April 29, 2020

Illegal Dumping on the Rise in Pennsylvania: Report it to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful

(April 29 2020) – Since stay at home orders were issued on April 1 due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has received 73 […]
April 20, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Provides Online Learning Materials with their Open Your Eyes to Litter Book Series

(April 20, 2020) -In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is reminding students, teachers and kids of all ages to visit […]
April 15, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Cancels Pick Up Pennsylvania Spring Program Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Announces Fall Program

(April 15, 2020) – To help protect Pennsylvanians’ health and safety and to adhere to current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has cancelled all […]
April 8, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Provides Residents with an Option to Report Illegal Dumping that is on the Rise Due to Covid-19

Photo Credit TribLIVE (April 8, 2020)  – As an unintended consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, state parks, state forests, game lands and communities are seeing an […]
April 1, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Urges Residents to Take Pride in Pennsylvania A Pandemic Is No Reason to Litter

(April 1, 2020) – While everyone works together to flatten the curve of COVID19 cases, practicing social distancing and foregoing group events, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful joins […]