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Things to do with the Philadelphia Water Department and our partners + fellow advocates for our waterways.

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Greenbuild 2013!

Tuesday, November 26, 2013  |  PublicRC

Greenbuild, the biggest, greenest, and most sustainable convention made its way to Philadelphia this year....

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Soak It Up! Adoption Program Grant

Tuesday, November 5, 2013  |  PublicRC

The Philadelphia Water Department, in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PEC) is piloting a new program, Soak It Up! Adoption....

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Capturing the Transformation

Friday, October 11, 2013  |  None

During the Industrial Revolution, businesses let waste run directly into the Schuylkill River, polluting the river and killing wildlife. Today, the Schuylkill once again supports a variety of fish and wildlife. Help us show how amazing the Schuylkill River is by submitting pictures to the Schuylkill Shots Photo Contest!...

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PWD Tours at Greenbuild!

Monday, October 7, 2013  |  PublicRC

Did you know that the Philadelphia Water Department is leading a tour during Greenbuildon November 23rd from 8am to noon titled, “Revolutionary Civil Engineering: Municipal Stormwater and Wastewater Leadership?”...

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Greenbuild 2013 is coming to Philadelphia

Friday, October 4, 2013  |  PublicRC

The Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) is more than excited to be a part of the 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Activities around Greenbuild will go on for almost a week and expect to draw up to 30,000 attendees. The theme, “Greenbuild Nation”, draws on Philadelphia’s roots as the birthplace of the nation....

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Join Us for the Soak it Up! Exhibition

Monday, September 30, 2013  |  PublicRC

The Green City, Clean Waters program is bringing green stormwater infrastructure to neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. Have you wondered what these projects will look like or how they work?...

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Fishing for Some Fun

Wednesday, September 25, 2013  |  PublicRC

Saturday, September 7th was a picture –perfect fall day for the 9th annual Fish Fest. Over 100 anglers of all different ages came out to Schuylkill Banks to compete for Smallest Fish, Largest Fish, and Most Fish Caught....

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