Policy 711.09: District Vehicle Idling

Original Adopted Date: 01/18/2010 | Last Reviewed Date: 06/19/2023

The board recognizes that it has a role in reducing environmental pollutants and in assisting students and others be free from pollutants that may impact their respiratory health.  Unnecessary vehicle idling emits pollutants and wastes fuel.  The board directs the superintendent, in conjunction with the Director of Transportation, to work on administrative regulations to implement this policy and reduce school vehicle idling time.

NOTE:  For more detailed discussion of this issue, see IASB’s Policy Primer, Vol. 19 #8- January 8, 2007.


Legal Reference: Iowa Code § 279.8 


I.C. Iowa Code Description
Iowa Code  § 279.8 Directors – General Rules – Bonds of Employees