@Philly H2O Blog


News and info about the pipes, plants and people that keep our city running + protect our rivers & creeks.

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Two Rivers One Water

Friday, May 30, 2014  |  PublicRC

It’s summer time! What could be better than spending your summer outside in warm weather, then cooling off with a refreshing glass of cold water?...

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PWD Offering Decorative Rain Barrels

Thursday, May 15, 2014  |  PublicRC

The Philadelphia Water Department is offering rain barrels to local businesses, libraries, and any faith-based sites, free of charge for both the barrel and installation process!...

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Help Get a Buoy for Lake Erie!

Wednesday, March 26, 2014  |  ChrisA

The Regional Science Consortium is in the running for a Grassroots Grant from the Boat U.S. Foundation and needs your vote to win the grant!...

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PWD Updates Development Regulations

Tuesday, February 11, 2014  |  MWood

Every time land is developed in Philadelphia we can improve the water quality in our rivers and streams. Since 2006, PWD has been regulating some private land development in the City....

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Residential Stormwater RFP Opportunity

Monday, February 3, 2014  |  MWood

The Philadelphia Water Department recently posted a request for proposal (RFP) for the management of two of our residential stormwater programs: Rain Check and Rain Barrels....

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