Reduce pollution and/or land development impacts from individual automobile use.
Develop and implement a plan for the buses and maintenance vehicles serving the school to use 20% natural gas, propane, biodiesel or be low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles.
Provide preferred parking for 5% of the total vehicle parking capacity of the site and at least one designated carpool drop-off area for low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles.
For the purposes of this credit, low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles are defined as vehicles that are either classified as Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV) by the California Air Resources Board or have achieved a minimum green score of 40 on the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) annual vehicle rating guide.
“Preferred parking” refers to the parking spots that are closest to the main entrance of the project (exclusive of spaces designated for handicapped) or parking passes provided at a discounted price.