2019 Idle Free Declaration Reading & Press Event
12th Annual Governor Declaration for Idle Free in Utah September 2019 and the 2019-2020 Winter Season
Date: Monday, September 16th
Time of the event: 11:00 am – noon
Location: Utah State Capitol Building -North Plaza
Welcome: Representative Stephen Handy, Utah Clean Cities Board
Opening Remarks: Tammie Bostick, Utah Clean Cities Executive Director
Keynote: Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox
Special Guest Speakers
- Representative Dr. Suzanne Harrison, MD Co-chair of the Bipartisan Clean Air Caucus
- Dr. Liz Joy, MD, MPH Utah Clean Air Partnership Board Member
Closing Remarks: Hanko Kiessner, Packsize, Leaders for Clean Air, Utah Clean Cities Board
Description of the Event:
12th Annual Governor Declaration for Idle Free in Utah September 2019 and the 2019-2020 Winter Season. This year we celebrate 10 Idle Free Cities, Four School Districts. Over 200 private and public fleets practice Idle Free in their workday. This annual event started twelve years ago with the Utah Governor’s office and four Utah city mayors. From that time, the Turn Your Key, Be Idle Free campaign has come Utah’s very own air pollution prevention campaign.
Utah State Capitol Building, North Plaza. Inclement weather, Hall of Governor’s
Directions and Parking
The event is opened to the entire community and press. Media will have an opportunity to conduct interviews fifteen minutes before the event and 15 minutes after the final speaker.
Name: Tammie Bostick, Executive Director
Phone Number: 801.580.1922
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Utah Clean Cities
The mission of the Utah Clean Cities Coalition is to advance the energy, economic, and environmental security of the United States by supporting local decisions to adopt practices that reduce the use of petroleum in the transportation sector. Working closely with the Department of Energy’s Clean Cities programs, federal and state government, as well as our local stakeholders, we leverage our resources to bring funding into Utah to support the development and deployment of advanced fuel infrastructure and vehicles with an emphasis on renewable energies and technologies. We are committed to expanding transportation modeling by offering consultation services to access proven, state-of-the-art technological vehicles and equipment with proven return on investment for smart mobility fleets.
We are here to support actionable steps to meet the challenges of our carbon-constrained world, to meet state and federal mandates, and implement sound business practices to tackle the serious nonattainment conditions in our state.