Category: Trash

Four Takeaways from Cleaning Up at Tacony Creek Park with Bennett Compost

Four Takeaways from Cleaning Up at Tacony Creek Park with Bennett Compost

This blog is a repost from OneBeautifulPlanet.org. Find the original article here. We just met a hero on social media. Razvan Dominic Ionescu of OneBeautifulPlanet found out about Bennett Compost […]

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Are you tired of walking through Tacony Creek Park and seeing illegal dumping along the trail? Trash Academy is a collaboratory of artists, engaged citizens, and representatives of non-profits (and […]

Work with us to care for your park! Job Opening: Seasonal Maintenance Attendant for Tacony Creek Park

Work with us to care for your park! Job Opening: Seasonal Maintenance Attendant for Tacony Creek Park

SEASONAL MAINTENANCE ATTENDANT (SMA) The Seasonal Maintenance Attendant is a 6-month position, at 37.5 hours a week. It includes an hourly pay of $14.25. SMA Duties:  Includes turf and […]

Working Together to Remove Hundreds of Tires from Tacony Creek Park

Working Together to Remove Hundreds of Tires from Tacony Creek Park

Faced with the dumping of hundreds of tires below Whitaker Avenue and along the Tacony Creek Park Trail in early October, partners Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, United By Blue, Philadelphia Parks […]

TTF Diversity Committee: The impact of litter on Tacony Creek Park: Philly needs to do more!

TTF Diversity Committee: The impact of litter on Tacony Creek Park: Philly needs to do more!

By Luanda Morris, Board Member & Chair of the TTF Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Committee, and the DEI Committee On Thursday, May 5, 2022, Philadelphia City Council held a […]

Spotlight on Efforts and Resources in Philly this February for Environmental Justice Month

Spotlight on Efforts and Resources in Philly this February for Environmental Justice Month

In 2014, the EPA declared February to be Environmental Justice Month to commemorate the signing of historic 1994 executive order 12898: “Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations.” […]

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