@Philly H2O Blog


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

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What's the future of Philadelphia's waterways?

Wednesday, March 20, 2013  |  PublicRC

Wrapping up the Infill Philadelphia: Soak it Up! design initiative, special guest Eric Sanderson, director of the Mannahatta Project, will host a conversation on Thursday, March 21st about the future of urban waterways at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University....

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Dive In Before the Deadline!

Wednesday, November 14, 2012  |  PaulF

Designers! Take the plunge and help make our communities green, clean and beautiful with your expertise and innovation. Oh – and win $10K while you’re at it!...

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Thursday Night! Soak It Up, Party Down!

Tuesday, October 2, 2012  |  MFritch

An exciting partnership between the Philadelphia Water Department, US Environmental Protection Agency and Community Design Collaborative has led to Infill Philadelphia: Soak it Up!, a design initiative that explores how green stormwater infrastructure plays an important role in revitalizing urban neighborhoods and in improving the health of the City's waterways....

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Soak It Up Cafe: Now Accepting Reservations

Tuesday, September 18, 2012  |  PaulF

Join the Philadelphia Water Department at the Soak it Up Café for this year’s Park(ing) Day on Friday, September 21st from 9:30-5:00. Park(ing) Day is an annual, international event where metered parking spaces are converted into temporary public parks for the day....

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