Getting parents to cut down on the school run

How to reduce traffic congestion and cars idling while dropping off for the school run?

Radio Exe reports from a county council meeting:


Stopping parents driving to school like “pulling teeth”

Task group set up to improve air quality struggle to change behaviour


A task group, set up by Devon County Council to look and to tackle air quality and congestion in Devon, have recommended that the council undertake a targeted behaviour change campaign, focusing on the reduction of short distance car journeys undertaken by parents to transport children to school and the reduction of engine idling, particularly outside schools.


Stopping parents driving to school like “pulling teeth”

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