Summer has just begun and Pennsylvanians from across the state are heading outside to enjoy our state forests and our award-winning state parks. Unfortunately, our legislature is currently considering allowing private development on these important public lands. To learn more...Read More
In front of a packed house, the Elizabeth Township Zoning Hearing Board voted tonight 4-1 to deny Allegheny Energy Center, LLC’s request for use, noise, and height variances to construct a 550 MW natural gas-fired power plant in the township along the banks of the Youghiogheny...Read More
Tomorrow night (June 14th) the Elizabeth Township Zoning Hearing Board will render a decision whether or not to grant a use variance for Allegheny Energy Center, the proposed gas power plant along the Yough. MWA and Protect ET are parties in the hearing that took place over the...Read More
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Let us help you decide where you can safely swim in the Yough watershed this summer! Click here to learn more about our Swimmable Waters program. See you on the river!