Clearing the air
Skidmore students Stephanie Seidmon (L), Sondra Lipshutz,
and Charlotte Levy of the Cool Cities Working Group, with
County Supervisor and mentor Joanne Yepsen. Photo courtesy
of Saratoga Wire.
The Cool Cities Working Group at Skidmore helped pass new legislation in Saratoga Springs. The "Vehicle and Traffic Idling of Engines" ordinance limits the times and places that cars can be left running while parked. The student group collaborated with the Cool Cities Campaign, a Sierra Club effort to reduce global warming. Read more from Saratoga Wire.