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CLEAN AIR: Don’t idle cars near schools

Now that kids are returning to school, this is a great time for drivers to remember to be cautious near school zones. While it’s crucial to observe speed limits and keep your eyes open for students, you can also help improve air quality for our kids by simply turning off your vehicle engine while waiting at school.

If you need to wait more than 30 seconds in your vehicle at school, please consider turning off your engine. It’s a small step that will save you gas and – more importantly – reduce air pollution for our students.

Idling your vehicles

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