Tracey Jordan of Southwest Philadelphia (left) says auto shops are popping up all over that section of the city — on residential blocks.
A spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says it’s unusual for such bad air quality this time of year.
We’re in the midst of an invasion from the Arctic Circle!
City clean-up crews in Philadelphia may soon have the authority to clip the locks on fenced-in vacant lots that are left in disrepair.
Earth’s magnetic field has been steadily shrinking since the 1980s, which could predict that the north and south poles are starting to reverse – something that’s been known to happen periodically during geological times.
It’s a new law in Philadelphia: commercial building owners must now use an EPA web site to calculate their energy usage, then report that figure annually to the city.
The Biogas Cogeneration facility is fueled by methane, the byproduct of what gathers at the end of the trail after millions of toilets are flushed each day.
The Philadelphia Zoo is welcoming a handful of cute new babies.
There’s a reason that Pennsylvania has been tagged as “banana belt skiing” country.
The standards are being updated, according to a LEED official, because green building conventions and tools have become almost too easy to meet.
The vote came after more than a year of debate over the project’s scale and design.
If there is any real concern among students on the campus, it would be hard to tell from talking to them.
“The masts are 50-foot-tall, stainless steel columns, with a steel mesh, And they’re lit from the inside, ” explains Streets Department chief engineer Darin Gatti.
Philadelphia’s Department of License and Inspections is hitting the streets and asking community groups to take over blighted properties.
Several residents are part of a “green team” with an eye toward environmentally friendly recommendations to management that have resulted in thousands of dollars in savings and as they’ve only just begun!