It was a beautiful day Saturday to start our HISD Engines Off campaign. Air Alliance Houston, the Houston Independent School District, and the City of Houston teamed up to spread the word about Houston’s vehicle idling policy. The Chavez High School Environmental Science AP kiddos, along with JSA Government Club, were a huge help to
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Date: Sat, 10/08/2016
Location: Chavez High School, in front of main building, 8501 Howard Dr, Houston, TX 77017
Join Air Alliance Houston in a volunteer effort to put anti-idling bumper stickers on all of HISD’s buses.
Last week the City of Jacinto City, Texas became the third Houston-area city to pass an ordinance banning heavy truck idling. Jacinto City joins Galena Park and Houston among the cities that are saying “No!” to deadly diesel emissions. Air Alliance Houston has been advocating for anti-idling ordinances in Houston for several years. Diesel engine
Last week, Houston’s City Council voted unanimously to enact a citywide ordinance limiting the idling of heavy-duty diesel vehicles. For those who might not be aware, the creation of an “anti-idling ordinance” in the city of Houston has been a goal of AAH for over two years. However, for me, the passage of the ordinance was more than