The Philadelphia Water Department Rain Check Program is hosting a series of workshops for residents interested in participating in its program to help residents manage stormwater at their homes. The workshops will be held--
-- November 29: Overbrook Park Library, 7422 Haverford Avenue, 5:30;
-- December 5: Oak Lane Library, 6614 N. 12th Street, 5:30;
-- December 7: Katharine Drexel Library, 11099 Knights Road, 6:00;
-- December 12: Fumo Family Library, 2437 S. Broad St., 6:30;
-- December 15: PA Horticultural Society Boardroom, 100 N. 20th St. 5th Floor, 5:30;
-- January 11: PA Horticultural Society Town Hall Room, 100 N. 20th St. 5th Floor, Noon;
-- January 12: PA Horticultural Society Town Hall Room, 100 N. 20th St. 5th Floor, 5:30;
-- January 14: PA Horticultural Society Town Hall Room, 100 N. 20th St. 5th Floor, 11:00;
-- January 21: Fishtown Library, 1217 E. Montgomery Avenue, 2:00; and
-- January 30: Whitman Library, 200 Snyder Avenue, 6:00.
Click Here for details on the workshops and to register.
Rain Check supports Philadelphia’s Green City, Clean Waters Program which is working in neighborhoods across the City, adding green features to keep excess stormwater out of sewers.
The program is funded by Philadelphia Water and managed by the PA Horticultural Society in partnership with the Philadelphia Sustainable Business Network.For more information, visit Philadelphia Water’s Rain Check Program webpage.