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Trees Begin to Take Root in Penn Park

May 12, 2011

Penn Park construction workers are taking advantage of this week’s perfect springtime weather to keep the 24-acre project on track for a fall opening. As construction nears completion on the site’s four pedestrian access points, crews have begun planting the first round of more than 500 trees that will provide canopy cover and help mitigate stormwater runoff... READ MORE

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Penn’s undergraduate major in Environmental Studies was the first in the country in 1972.

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