Lancaster, you can help Save It!
Lancaster City needs to save 750 million gallons of water annually from entering its combined sewer system – that’s the system that collects wastewater from your home as well as rainwater. 

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Water Heroes

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Baby Steps:

I've got 5 minutes,
What can I do?

  • Take a shower instead of a bath
  • Turn off water while brushing teeth
  • Tell your friends!
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Big Steps:

I've got 5 hours,
What can I do?

  • Install a rain barrel
  • Plant a native tree
  • Disconnect your downspouts
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Giant Steps:

I've got 5 days,
What can I do?

  • Install a green roof
  • Set up a cistern
  • Plant a rain garden
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Stormwater Pollution and Solution

 The stormwater pollution problem has no boundaries, and neither can the solution. Let's be #StormwaterSmartPA! We all can help protect Pennsylvania’s streams and rivers from stormwater runoff pollution: http://ow.ly/tQEQ30fpD6c 💦💦💦 Posted by Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection on Monday, September … Continue reading

New Website – Lancaster Tree Tenders

The Lancaster Tree Tenders are excited to share our newly launched website.  Our goal is to increase and enhance Lancaster’s urban forest by engaging and empowering neighborhoods to plant and care for trees. A collaborative effort, Lancaster Tree Tenders is an … Continue reading

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