The Schuylkill River Greenway Association, headquartered in Pottstown, has won a $495,000 grant through 2024, in part to close gaps on the Schuylkill River Trail and improve trail maintenance.
Today (Friday, April 22) is Earth Day. Chester County is marking the occasion by opening its newly completed section of the Schuylkill River Trail between Parker Ford and North Coventry.
For Schuylkill River lovers and users of its trails, a new smartphone app is available to spot scenery-marring litter and organize helpers to clean it up. It's already in use as part of the 2022 Schuylkill Scrub campaign.
This year's edition of the annual Schuylkill River Sojourn from Schuylkill Haven through Montgomery and Chester counties down to Philadelphia needs volunteer help to make it extraordinary. Got time?
The Schuylkill River Greenways is offering opportunities to the public to retrieve ash wood for free. But it's only by appointment, you'll be accompanied, you may need to do some cutting, and you must load and haul it out.
Repairs to severe storm damage of the Schuylkill River Trail between Mont Clare and Pawlings Road have caused Montgomery County to close that section. Apparently some walkers and bicyclists aren't paying attention.
If you've created a photo, painting, or other visual interpretation of a scene along the Schuylkill River, consider submitting it to this year's Schuylkill River-themed art show. Cash prizes await.
Two Schuylkill River water quality improvement projects in western Montgomery County, and one in northern Chester County, have been awarded thousands in grant money by the Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area. The work is intended, in part, to help reduce flooding.