Growing Greener remains the largest single investment of state funds in Pennsylvania’s history to address Pennsylvania’s critical environmental concerns of the 21st century. The three priorities of this program include: Conserving Land and Water Resources, Restoring Damaged Waterways and Land, and Creating Prosperous and Sustainable Communities.
We are tasked with finding a solution to the pollution in our waterways. Our 3 creeks, Rose Valley, Tannery Run and Stuart Farm Creeks have 3 pollutants: sedimentation, Phosphorous and Nitrogen. A Growing Greener Plus Grant application is in process and due January 13th. This grant, if approved will provide 5 tools for residents to make a difference in Stormwater management and the pollutants in our creeks. We are asking residents to commit to utilizing one of these five tools: