Due to the extreme weather the city has experienced over the past several winters, an unusually high number of trash trucks have been scrapped or are in the shop for major repairs. As a result, trash pickup has been impacted citywide with scattered one day collection delays.
ALERT : Mar 19, 2015 - LOCUST AND RACE STREETS CLOSED AT RAIL CROSSINGS FOR REPAIRS
A malfunction of the electric gates at both the Race Street and Locust Street crossings to the Schuylkill River Trail has caused an unsafe condition for users of the crossings. The gates will be closed until repairs can be made.
This survey has been developed to update the disposal facilities list for waste generated in Philadelphia. If your facility is interested in being listed as a designated disposal facility in the City of Philadelphia Municipal Waste Management Plan, please complete this survey. >
Wells Fargo Regional Foundation has given a 5 year commitment to support implementation of the North of Lehigh community-driven plan to help improve Public Safety; Housing; Vacant Land; Spurring Capital Investment North of Lehigh and many more. To learn more, click here. >
The Streets Department has compiled a report with an assessment of the current conditions of the City’s historic streets. The intent of this report is to provide the City with objective results that can be used to prioritize historic streets repair investments. >
Empowering youth to become green heroes and making a positive impact in their communities, the Recyclebank Green Schools program helps schools across the city turn community based green actions in school funds. >
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