Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.12
Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 21, 2014
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STARS v1.2

Portland State University
OP-T2-36: Prohibiting Idling

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Molly Bressers
Program & Outreach Coordinator
Campus Sustainability Office
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Has the institution adopted a policy prohibiting idling?:
Yes

A brief description of the policy:

The Clean Air Corridor (CAC) is a designated corridor targeted as a pollution-free zone, prohibiting smoking and the creation of air pollutants such as exhaust from idling vehicles, gas powered leaf blowers, pressure washers, and small utility vehicles.

Reminder to turn off engine while loading is listed on parking permits, and some loading areas have reminder signs.


The website URL where information about the policy is available:

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