Green City, Clean Waters Turns 5


Green City, Clean Waters Turns 5

June 2016 marks the five-year anniversary of Philadelphia’s groundbreaking agreement with regulators to take on stormwater runoff and combined sewer overflows using a program that relies on substantial green infrastructure investments.

Working with public and private partners, the City of Philadelphia has added thousands of green tools to our neighborhoods, protecting our rivers and streams while making our city a better place to live, learn, work and play. And we're just getting started.

Check out our 5 Down page learn more about how we'll keep 600+ million gallons of polluted water out our rivers and streams this year + what's in store for the next 20 years.

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