Events

Join us for a Webinar on Jan. 23Update from Allegheny County Health Department on Clairton Coke Works

The Allegheny County Health Department is presenting information regarding U.S. Steel’s Clairton Coke Works air emissions during an upcoming webinar facilitated by PennFuture and the Breathe Collaborative. 

The webinar will be held from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23. It is open to the public, but registration is required as space is limited. 

The health department will provide an update on data collected regarding air emissions from Clairton Coke Works since its issuance of a consent decree in January 2016. There will be an opportunity for members of the Breathe Collaborative, citizens and activists to ask questions after the information has been presented. We hope you can join us to learn more!

Click here to register today.

Join us in Pittsburgh on Jan. 30Toxic Neighbor Petition Delivery and Press Conference

Join us outside of Governor Tom Wolf’s Pittsburgh office at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 301 Fifth Ave. in downtown Pittsburgh for a press conference as we deliver a petition demanding that state leaders stop the petrochemical industry’s expansion in our region. 

Speakers include:

Larry J. Schweiger, President Emeritus, PennFuture 

Matthew Mehalik, PhD., Executive Director, Breathe Collaborative 

Peggy Fried, Allegheny County Citizen and organizer of a recent environmental event in Squirrel Hill that attracted a huge turnout. Peggy is a Clean Air Council member as well.

Joanne Martin, Beaver County Citizen and one of the founders of ReImagine Beaver, an organization that has worked to promote renewable energy and healthy alternative industries in Beaver County. She is an active member of the Beaver County Marcellus Awareness Community.

Click here to RSVP.

Visit www.toxicneighbor.org for more information.

Join us in Philadelphia on April 19Women in Conservation Awards

Save the date as PennFuture hosts its annual awards ceremony honoring women in conservation. Stay tuned for details.