Saturday 4/24 9am-1pm
Chestnut Hill College, 9601 Germantown Ave, Phila.
Suggested donation: $10-$20, fees for older CRT TVs and monitors and all air conditioning items.
Get all the details here. https://weaversway.coop/ewaste
EPA’s Urban Water Program and Progress Report
See their latest report: https://www.epa.gov/urbanwaterspartners/progress-report-urban-waters-program
Urban Waters also provides grant funding to community-based organizations and non-profits through the Five Star and Urban Waters Grant Program: https://www.nfwf.org/programs/five-star-and-urban-waters-restoration-grant-program
Montgomery County Hazardous Waste Recycling Events
Register at www.MontcoPARecycles.org
By appointment only and preregistration is required. Follow COVID-19 guidelines when attending.
No TVs, electronics or appliances. For residential customers only.
Sat. April 24, Boyertown Middle School East, 2020 Big Rd., Gilbertsville
Sat. May 1, Indian Valley Middle School, 130 Maples Ave., Harleysville
Sat. May 8, Montgomery Country Community College, enter at 595 Cathcart Rd., Blue Bell
Sat. Jun 12, Temple University-Ambler Campus, enter at 1431 East Butler Pk., Ambler
Sat. June 19, Abington Junior High School, enter at 2056 Susquehanna Rd., Abington
Sat. September 25, Spring-Ford 9thGrade Center, 400 South Lewis Rd., Royersford
Sat. October 24, Lower Merion Transfer Station, 1300 North Woodbine Ave., Penn Valley
In case of severe weather, call (610) 278-3618 and press option 6 for event status
For more information go to: www.MontocoPARecycles.org
Sustainable Business Network’s Green Stormwater Infrastructure Awards
Annual award celebrating Philadelphia’s Green City, Clean Waters Plan
Thurs, 4/22 5:30pm on Zoom
To register: www.sbnphiladelphia.org/gsi-partners
Free with suggested donation
PHENND Sustainability Partnership Gathering
Mini-presentation and networking event.
April 29 3:30-4:45 on Zoom
Highlighting existing campus-community partnerships that advance UN Sustainable Development Goals in the Delaware Valley
Philadelphia Tree Survey
Run by Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department to determine how residents think about trees in order to help design a 10 year plan to increase the tree canopy
Survey open 4/12-mid June
To take part, the public can visit: https://www.phila.gov/programs/philly-tree-plan/.
The next Planet Philadelphia will be May 7th at 4:00-5:00 PM EST.
Listen by tuning your radio dial to WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in NW Philadelphia
and/or live stream at gtownradio.com everywhere.
Also aired on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU,
Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
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Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
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Podcasts are available at
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