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Identify your watercraft with free kayak and canoe identification stickers

June 22, 2021northcentralPA.com

With the onset of paddling season, the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP) is excited to release another great tool for the paddling public. The Susquehanna Greenway Vessel Identification Stickers (ID Stickers) were produced in May 2021 and are a free resource...

Investment in trails is good for region

June 21, 2021The Times Herald

In March of 2020 when COVID-19 took over our everyday world, keeping people at home, closing gyms and severely limiting indoor gatherings, many headed outdoors to trails for exercise and a pleasant distraction. Since then, the habits of biking, hiking...

Developers Requesting Public Input On Hazelwood Riverfront Master Plan

April 7, 2021CBSN Pittsburgh

Developers are continuing to focus on the future of the Hazelwood Riverfront Master Plan, and they’re asking the public for feedback. The Environmental Planning and Design and Pennsylvania Environmental Council spent six months gathering community input to come up with...

Greenway connecting Delaware, Schuylkill rivers slowly inches forward

April 5, 2021KYW Newsradio

The plan to connect the Delaware and Schuylkill River bike trails is finally making some headway. The Spring Garden Street Greenway plan was conceived 10 years ago. Now, with President Joe Biden’s commitment to upgrading the country’s infrastructure, biking advocates...

Have a say in the revitalization of the Hazelwood riverfront

March 30, 2021Next Pittsburgh

Want to help shape the future of the Hazelwood riverfront? You have your chance to do so at a virtual meeting on Wednesday, April 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. Environmental Planning & Design (EPD), the landscape architecture firm selected...

City of Chester Unveils Eyre Park Levee Walk Trail Project

March 29, 2021Chester Matters Blog

The city of Chester today hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of Eyre Park Levee Walk. Attendees included Chester City Council, the Stormwater Authority of Chester staff, representatives from the Pennsylvania Environmental Council and the East Coast Greenway...

InTouch with Freddi Hammer – POWR Watersheds and Rivers

March 14, 2021Backyard Broadcasting

POWR’s Tali MacArthur joins Freddi Hammer on “In Touch” to discuss the “Wild and Scenic Film Festival on Tour” ~Virtually; an event meant to inspire all of us to keep our rivers and streams clean and beautiful. The Wild and Scenic...