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KSU Launches Anti-Idling Policy

KSU Launches Anti-Idling Policy

KENNESAW, GA -- Kennesaw State University recently became the first public university in the State of Georgia to develop a formal "no idling" policy by participating in the Clean Air Campaign's Diesel Idling Reduction Program.

Since the 2008 launch of the Clean Air Campaign's Diesel Idling Reduction Program, more than 140 employers, properties and organizations in Georgia have taken the initiative to reduce unnecessary diesel engine idling among their fleets and at their worksites. Made possible by a grant from the UPS Foundation, the program has also educated thousands of drivers about the harmful effects of vehicle idling.

Christmas Kick-Off Event at Pike Nursery, November 27th

On November 27, from 7:00 – 10:00 a.m., Pike Nurseries will host their Christmas Kick-Off Event, which boasts hot apple cider and appetizers from Proof of the Pudding for guests to savor while selecting the perfect Christmas tree. During this time, they are offering guests 10% off of their entire purchase and another 10% of each purchase will be donated to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Following the Christmas Kick-Off event, Pike Nurseries will host two Williamsburg Wreath Decorating Workshops on November 27 at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., where Pike Nurseries instructors will help attendees create their own personal wreath for the holidays. 

The $30 supply fee provides participants with a fresh evergreen wreath, fruits, nuts and berries with which to create a beautiful and lush wreath inspired by Christmas in historic Williamsburg.