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NEW Fall Workshops Schedule

Posted by: Sarah Shea on January 16, 2019

There is no better time than now to learn new earth-friendly ways to take care of your body, home and garden! There are many chances throughout the spring for you to learn about composting, watershed protection and conserving rainwater, and toxin-free cleaning. To find a day that works for you check the dates and times […]

Drug Take Back Day Fall 2018

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 27, 2018

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This October, PRC is partnering with PA American Water to host three drop-off locations as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Drug Take-Back Day! On Saturday, October 27, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired medications […]

Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 20, 2018

PRC is inviting any property owner in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds to participate in the Stream Smart Stormwater House Call program! Stream Smart properties will receive audits that help residents learn how stormwater runoff impacts our local streams and creeks. The audit offers information about stormwater  “Best Management Practices” that, when implemented, will […]

Celebrate the Season with a Workshop!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 11, 2018

PRC has announced its Summer and Fall 2018 schedule of workshops to take place in Allegheny County. To register for a PRC workshop, visit www.prc.org/programs or call 412-488-7490 x226. BACKYARD COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS Wednesday, September 5, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., North Park Rose Barn, McCandless Township Saturday, September 8, from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m., Ross […]

Rain Gardens in Delaware County

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 17, 2018

The new season of rain garden builds has begun in the Naylors watershed in Delaware County. PRC is collaborating with local organizations to help interested property owners install rain gardens designed to capture roof and driveway runoff diverting it from our waterways. Rain gardens are designed to hold stormwater runoff, keeping it from flowing to our […]