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Is Your Dog the Next PWD Spokesdog?

Wednesday, May 8, 2013  |  MWood

Does your dog have star power? Is he or she the sweetest, cutest, most intelligent and amazing animal in the City? There’s still time to register your dog for the 2013 Philly Watersheds Spokesdog Contest, now in its third year....

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Water Sheds a Tear for Glen Abrams

Friday, March 15, 2013  |  MFritch

Glen Abrams, one of our original cast members, is moving on this week. He has played a major role in getting our Green City, Clean Waters initiative up and running and led countless other projects and partnerships....

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Tired of Dumping?

Thursday, February 21, 2013  |  PublicRC

311. That’s the number of tires PWD’s Waterways Restoration Team pulled out of Frankford Creek in early February....

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A Kickstart for Green Infrastructure

Wednesday, February 20, 2013  |  PublicRC

Innovative green stormwater infrastructure will help breathe new life into the historic Cynwyd Train Station! The Lower Merion Historical Society is working to raise money over the next month for a new multipurpose stormwater harvesting system for the 125-year old train station....

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New Year, New Rates

Friday, January 4, 2013  |  PaulF

As the calendar turns over to 2013, the Philadelphia Water Department enters the final phase of the rates process – enacting the rate changes that were settled on by an agreement between the Water Commissioner and Community Legal Services at the end of the public comment period during the summer....

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Giving Thanks

Wednesday, November 21, 2012  |  PublicRC

In the spirit of the season, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) would like to extend its warmest thanks to its staff and multitude of partners that have officially launched Green City, Clean Waters this past year....

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