The seed of Neville Green was planted on a hot July afternoon in 1993, when three concerned residents decided to form a group of volunteers to beautify Neville Island, PA.
Highlights of the last 21 years of Neville Green
1993 - One flower bed created
1997 - Five Flower beds created
1998 - Awarded Three Rivers Environmental Award sponsored
by PA Environmental Council and Duquesne light
- Fully incorporated 501(c)(3) tax status
1999 - Tree Benches and walkways were added to War Memorial Park,
which featured memorial pavers on the walkway
2000 - Sponsored Neville Naturalists Educational Program for children age,
7 - 14 years-old, which ran through 2009.
2008 - Sponsored book publishing of History of Neville Island
2009 - Tree maintenance for War Memorial Park and Cottage Park
2011 - Awarded three $500.00 Scholarships to students who reside on
2013 - Installed light for Flag at Cottage Park and Welcome Banners along
2014 - Currently maintain five flower beds and 32 planters on Grand Ave.
2015 - Currently maintain five flower beds and 32 planters on Grand Ave.
As of today, Neville Green has planted 40 trees on Neville Island.