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In The News

07/11/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR NORTH PHILADELPHIA
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR NORTH PHILADELPHIA Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
07/10/2018
Construction to Begin for Lefevre Street Bridge Project
Construction to Begin for Lefevre Street Bridge Project Bridge Closure and Construction to Begin the Week of July 16
07/02/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OVERNIGHT STREET RESURFACING OF MORRELL KREWSTOWN AND BAINBRIDGE
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OVERNIGHT STREET RESURFACING OF MORRELL KREWSTOWN AND BAINBRIDGE
05/23/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON 59th STREET BETWEEN LANCASTER AVENUE and UPLAND WAY
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON 59th STREET, BETWEEN LANCASTER AVENUE and UPLAND WAY
05/16/2018
MAYOR KENNEY ANNOUNCES 13 LOCAL SCHOOLS AWARDED NEARLY $29,000 IN GREEN GRANTS
05/15/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER SWING BRIDGE PROJECT
05/11/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON FRANKFORD AVENUE
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON FRANKFORD AVENUE
04/16/2018
Mayor Kenney Announces the 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup
Mayor Kenney Announces the 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup
03/19/2018
Streets Department Kicks Off 2018 Cleaning Season at PMBC Block Captain Rally
03/08/2018
Mayor Kenney Announces 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup
12/26/2017
Residential Christmas Tree Recycling Program
11/15/2017
City Unveils Rebranded and Expanded Recycling Program, “Philacycle”
City Unveils Rebranded and Expanded Recycling Program, “Philacycle,” on America Recycles Day
11/10/2017
PHILADELPHIA MORE BEAUTIFUL COMMITTEE (PMBC) ANNOUNCES
On Friday, November 10, Mayor James Kenney joined Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams and the Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee (PMBC) in announcing the top four winners of the annual Clean Block Contest. The announcement was made at the IATSE Ballroom located at 2401 Swanson Street.
11/10/2017
PHILADELPHIA MORE BEAUTIFUL COMMITTEE (PMBC) ANNOUNCES TOP CLEAN BLOCK CONTEST WINNERS AT ITS ANNUAL
The Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee (PMBC) will announce the top four winning blocks in the 2017 PMBC Contest at its annual Clean Block Banquet.
08/08/2017
Center City Street Resurfacing - Week begining August 7th
Center City Street Resurfacing - August 7th - Temporary Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected During the Evening
08/06/2017
STREET IMPROVEMENT WORK SCHEDULED FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 7th
07/31/2017
EMERGENCY TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF RACE AND LOCUST STREET GRADE CROSSINGS TO THE SCHUYLKILL TRAIL
PHILADELPHIA – Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams announced today the grade crossings at Race and Locust Streets gates to the Schuylkill Trail will be closed and locked beginning Tuesday, August 1 at 7:00 am for approximately one week.
07/31/2017
STREET IMPROVEMENT WORK SCHEDULED FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 31ST
04/17/2017
20,600+ Philadelphians Take Part in 10th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup
Philadelphia’s 10th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup was a resounding success, with more than 20,600 Philadelphians completing 825 confirmed cleanups throughout the City. The volunteers collected 649,000 lbs. of trash, 2,000 lbs. of yard waste, and more than 7,300 lbs. of recyclable materials – in a single day!
03/24/2017
MEDIA ALERT - STREETS DEPARTMENT TO KICK-OFF CLEANING SEASON
WHAT: More than 1,500 Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee (PMBC) Block Captains will join the Philadelphia Streets Department to kick-off the 2017 cleaning season at the annual Block Captain Rally.
01/23/2017
Mayor Names Mike Carroll as Deputy Managing Director for Transportation Announces Other Appointments
PHILADELPHIA- Mayor Kenney today named Michael Carroll as Deputy Managing Director for Transportation and Infrastructure Systems (oTIS) and announced other appointments within oTIS.