What clean and green improvements should be made in Point Breeze?

While improvements are being made to the trash problem around the city, like the increased street cleaning through Ready, Willing & Able in Point Breeze, it is still a huge problem (as a Twitter account dedicated to South Philly trash also points out). Point Breeze Community Development Corporation’s Clean and

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Twitter account brings awareness to South Philly trash problem

Trash is scattered around the streets, sidewalks and vacant lots of our city. Things like the spring cleanup, new trash cleaning programs and the potential for city-wide street cleaning are helpful, but they’re still not solving this deeply-rooted trash problem. @SouthPhilaTrash @BeautifulPHL On S.Broad St. #philthadelphians #southphilthadelphia #keepphiladelphiabeautiful pic.twitter.com/G2qv2KT5MI —

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Submit a project and volunteer for upcoming Philly Spring Cleanup events

UPDATE: The event has been postponed until Saturday, April 16. Find out more here. While a street cleaning program isn’t happening at the moment, you can still pitch in to make the streets in your neighborhood a bit nicer by cleaning up trash. Philly Spring Cleanup is bringing together communities

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Passyunk Square extending sidewalk sweeping program

Since the trash problem in the city isn’t going to resolve itself, some organizations are taking action with more regular cleanups, since a bill for a street cleaning program likely won’t be moving forward too quickly. Passyunk Square Civic Association has had a sidewalk sweeping program for years now. The

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Should a street-cleaning program be introduced? Squilla says so

While steps have been made to improve the trash problem throughout Philadelphia, there’s still so much more that needs to be done to improve the streets of our city. So what would it be like if a street sweeping program was brought back? With a new mayor in office, some

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