Pottstown's Pollock Park on Cross Street has been closed since 2017 due to concerns about possible soil contamination. The state Wednesday awarded a $56,000 grant for a study to start its clean-up.
GreenAllies has spent five years working to "empower students to be sustainability leaders." It will celebrate its success Oct. 5 with an annual gala event at Althouse Arboretum in Upper Pottsgrove.
Meng Preserve, 101 acres of steep slopes and lush forest in Lower Frederick Township, has been transferred to the ownership of Natural Lands for perpetual use as open space and recreation.
The fourth annual "Ride for the River" benefit to raise funds for Schuylkill River Trail maintenance and operations is scheduled for Sept. 28. Two different treks of 16 and 35 miles are offered.
The recent round of thunderstorms has abated, and so have Perkiomen Creek flood waters. Rain gardens in Schwenksville borough's Meadow Park are blooming again with new crops of black-eyed susans.
This year's group of paddlers in the annual Schuylkill River Sojourn, which launched last Friday from Schuylkill Haven PA, is anticipated to arrive in their boats tonight at Pottstown's Riverfront Park.
After months of construction in the heart of the borough, Schwenksville will celebrate the opening of its new Main Street Plaza with April 26 (Friday) ceremonies beginning at 11 a.m.
The public can be a part of bringing new art to a naturally beautiful place: the Schuylkill River Trail. Join the trail mural project for its second meeting, scheduled for March 20 in Pottstown.