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Founders of Scenic America

Posted by: admin on October 27, 2016

PRC’s first Executive Director, Ruth Becker, was recently honored at the Scenic America Conference in Salisbury, NC! Becker is one of Scenic America’s founders in addition to being instrumental in the founding of Keep America Beautiful. Throughout her career, Becker worked tirelessly for modern recycling programs, environmental advocacy, and environmental education.  Carol Butler, PRC’s Environmental […]

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Rain Gardens in Delaware County

Posted by: admin on October 26, 2016

Several months ago PRC began building Green Stormwater Infrsatructures (GSI) all over Delaware County with help in the form of grants from DEP Growing Greener, The National Rivers and Wildlife Foundation and The William Penn Foundation! These rain gardens were built in partnership with the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative. Volunteers and several new friends […]

PRC Joins “Not In Philly”

Posted by: admin on September 28, 2016

When Not in Philly Founder Dave Brindley moved to Philadelphia 7 years ago to work for the University of Pennsylvania, he was excited about being close to work, shopping and recreation for himself and his family. What he didn’t like was the litter along his block of Chestnut St. But no mere complainer he; instead […]

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PRC Receives National Fish & Wildlife Grant

Posted by: admin on July 25, 2016

PRC was pleased to join the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, the William Penn Foundation, and other conservation organizations at the Race Street Pier in Philadelphia for the announcement of $1.77 million in project grants for the 3rd year of the Delaware River Restoration Fund. PRC, with project partners, Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative, Lower Merion […]

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PRC Mourns Loss of Bert Schwartz

Posted by: admin on June 22, 2016

We are deeply saddened to share with the PRC community the news that Bert Schwartz passed away late last week.  Bert was PRC’s longest serving staff member, being a key member of the PRC East team as Maintenance Supervisor of the Environmental Living Demonstration Center in Ridley Creek State Park since 1994.  Many of you […]

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PRC Wins Governor’s Award

Posted by: admin on March 23, 2016

PRC is very excited to announce that we are a recipient of a 2016 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence! This award is presented to Pennsylvania projects that promote environmental stewardship and economic development and protect the Commonwealth’s land, air, water, and public health. The project was awarded for PRC’s Darby Creek Stormwater Inisitaive: Getting to […]

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