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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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