Julie Slavet, executive director of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership, recently appeared on Comcast’s Newsmakers program to talk about the organization’s efforts to restore and preserve the health of Tookany/Tacony/Frankford creek. (If you’re confused as to why this creek has three names, click here.) Slavet discusses the stream and trail restorations happening in Tacony Creek Park, the site of a Love Your Watershed day on Dec. 17. Join your neighbors at the park from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., sign up for a free rain barrel and meet Molson the PWD spokesdog!
Required Reading: A Vision For The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed
The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership has just released the final version of its plan for the restoration, revitalization and future health of the watershed.
Making News: Green City, Clean Waters Media Roundup
We missed this one from a while back: Glen Abrams, PWD's Manager of Policy and Strategic Initiatives, appeared on Comcast's Newsmakers program to talk about Green City, Clean...
Saturday: Rain Barrels, Spokesdog and Hot Cocoa at Tacony Creek Environmental Fair
Join the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a free environmental fair along the Tacony Creek
Green City, Clean Waters: A Celebration to Remember
More than 250 ‘green’ enthusiasts of all ages convened in Olde Kensington last month to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Green City, Clean Waters.
Cancelled Saturday: Tacony Creek Clean-Up
This month's Tacony Creek Clean-Up is cancelled due to weather.
CHOP Gets Recognition for Leading with River-Protecting Green Design
When leadership at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia decided to create a brand-new, centralized facility for pediatric care, their primary concern was easing the stress ...