PEC in the News

December 5, 2010
Two Allegheny Riverfront communities adopted new zoning ordinances to promote riverfront development. These communities were selected by PEC for a free program to identify projects and funding sources.
November 27, 2010
Delaware County Times reporter Danielle Lynch looks at the state of the Delaware River 6 years after the Athos spill. The article highlights efforts to restore affected portions of the river, including PEC's clean ups on Little Tinicum Island.
November 6, 2010
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Reporter Sean D. Hamill looks at the debate potential natural gas drilling near the Powdermill Nature Reserve, including how PEC is playing a role in helping determine what conditions could make nearby drilling environmentally safe.
October 29, 2010
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reporter Joe Napsha covers DEP's wastewater discharge regulations, featuring comments by PEC Sr. VP Jack Ubinger.
October 25, 2010
Pittsburgh Tribune Review covers PEC's efforts to help revitalize river towns through pilot projects that help with stormwater management, water quality flood protection and economic development.
October 15, 2010
Scranton Times-Tribune reporter David Falchek covers PEC's Northeast Environmental Partners Awards
September 9, 2010
FLWOutdoors covers the action in the Lake Erie American Fishing Series, sponsored by PEC and Visit Erie.
August 13, 2010
WDUQ news reports on the new County Office roof that will help cool the building and absorb stormwater. The article features a quote by PEC Director of Green Infrastructure Janie French.
August 12, 2010
Pittsburg Tribune Review covers recent activity in completing the Great Allegheny Passage, featuring a quote by Hannah Hardy, PEC Program Manager and VP of the Allegheny Trail Alliance .
August 10, 2010
Fox 29 reporter Jennaphr Frederick spends some time at PEC's kayak and swan boat program at Penn's Landing.