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Our Mission

Protect PT (Penn-Trafford) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring residents' safety, security, and quality of life by engaging in education and advocacy to protect the economic, environmental, and legal rights of the people in Westmoreland and Allegheny counties. 

Protect PT was established in 2014 as a grassroots community-based nonprofit organization designed to protect our community from the harmful environmental impacts of fossil fuel activity. We are dedicated to ensuring Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties residents’ safety, security, and quality of life.


Upcoming Events

Living Near Shale Gas Series
Virtual Event Videos

Take Action!

If you value environmental protection and are concerned with how it can affect you and your community, please take the time to complete any of the forms we have available. Click below to sign either of the two current forms or to learn more.

Spring 2024 Newsletter


Penn Township
Ordinance Petition

Let's protect what
matters most.

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