Program for Future environmental Scientists and Stewards (proFESS)
Orientation is Tuesday 6/8 at 4pm. For 9-12th grade students in Philadelphia an immersive experience and includes a stipend.
Website for proFESS: https://www.landhealthinstitute.org/watershedstewardship
Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI-P): updates on Regional Policy Process
Pennsylvania participates in this regional program.
Thursday 6/10 at 1pm to learn about the feedback they’ve received so far and hear about future opportunities for public engagement in this program and related policies
EPA Environmental Justice Consultation on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) June 2021
For environmental justice communities and stakeholdersto participate in consultation.The first consultations will focus mainly on asbestos.
City Tire Round-Up Program
Several Saturdays9am-3pm: 6/26, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 8/7, and 8/14
Registration and participation only for Block Captains, organized community/civic organization, Town Watch organization and Partnership Recycling Groups
To register: 215-686-3981
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.
Not in Philly?
You can still listen to all the great G-town Radio programing on the iPhone G-town Radio app, Tunein, Simple Radio.
Podcasts are available at
planetphiladelphia.com show archives page for the full broadcast or listen to individual interviews on
Spotify| Anchor| Google| PocketCasts| Breaker| RadioPublic.
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