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Hello, MOTU

Wednesday, August 17, 2011  |  MFritch

The Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities—otherwise known as MOTU—is now blogging; check out the blog here for the latest insight and information....

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"Everyone knows what's going on in Philadelphia"

Tuesday, August 16, 2011  |  MFritch

That title quote from EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson—in reference to Philadelphia's forward-thinking strategies in stormwater management, green infrastructure and sustainable development—appeared in an article this morning in the Philadelphia Inquirer....

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Our Heroes: Awards For Cobbs Creek Protectors

Thursday, August 11, 2011  |  MFritch

Yesterday, the 10 Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center interns who discovered and investigated a fish kill in Cobbs Creek (see our previous post) were presented with Watershed Hero Awards by the Philadelphia Water Department....

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The Whimsy Has Landed

Wednesday, August 10, 2011  |  MFritch

On Saturday, author, artist and re-explorer Allen Crawford completed his 40-mile, 3-day kayak journey from the wilds of New Jersey and landed in Bartram's Garden, planting his flag and claiming Philadelphia in the name of ... Lord Whimsy....

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Heart Your Park

Thursday, July 28, 2011  |  None

Tonight at Gorgas Park in Roxborough: Heart cover band Kick It Out. Be there by 7:00 p.m. to hear the band...

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