Pittsburgh

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Green Infrastructure- the Solution to Pittsburgh's Sewage Overflow & Increasing Rain Events

November 11, 2019

We are already seeing the impacts of a changing climate through heavy rain.

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Celebrating Good Times & Environmental Leaders in Pennsylvania

October 21, 2019

Recently, Clean Water Fund held its annual auction events in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. The Pittsburgh auction celebrated its 10th anniversary, while the Philadelphia event has been going strong for a whopping 22 years.

The events generate financial support for our local campaigns that seek to improve democracy, develop strong grassroots leadership, and bring together diverse communities to work cooperatively for environmental progress.

Foundry, Wes Baghouse. Credit: Cassi Steenblok / Clean Water Action

Lawrenceville residents call for accountability with steel foundry

March 10, 2016

When I was moving to Pittsburgh I conducted the arduous task of finding a place to live without being in the city.

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Pittsburgh - The Next Kansas City?

March 4, 2016

Here in Southwestern Pennsylvania, our region is finally taking a new approach to address our sewage overflow problem.

The new direction is a faster, smarter, and cheaper solution. It echoes the calls that our members have been making all along – invest first in green infrastructure.