Learn more about your favorite air quality friend, Scooter:
Q: Why are you named “Scooter”?
A: My friend, Kennedy Kell, from Sacramento named me Scooter because riding a scooter helps Spare The Air– it uses less gas than driving a car.
Q: What are your favorite ways to Spare The Air?
A: I like to Spare The Air by sharing car rides with friends, turning off the lights when leaving a room, recycling my soda cans, and reusing my refillable water bottle instead of opening a new bottle of water every time I’m thirsty.
Q: What else can my family do to help Spare The Air?
A: There are lots of things we can do with our families to help keep our air clean.
- Avoid unnecessary car trips — encourage your family to bring their lunch to work or to work from home when they can
- Encourage your family to have a plan when driving, link errands into one big trip — save fuel, save time, save money, and help Spare The Air
- Plant a tree
- Shop at farmers’ markets for locally grown fruits and vegetables
- Walk, ride a bike, skateboard, or scooter, instead of driving
Q: What are your favorite activities to do?
A: I like skateboarding and playing catch with my friends. I also like doing the word search on my website!
Q: What is your favorite food?
A: Pizza with doggy biscuits on it. It’s delicious.
Q: How old are you?
A: I’m six years old—which in dog years means I’m 42!
Q: What are some of your favorite things to do in the Sacramento area?
A: I love going to all the great community events we have here in the Sacramento region and making new friends. I visit schools, farmers’ markets, safety nights and even festivals! Check out my calendar to see where I’ll be next. I hope to meet you soon!
Q: Why is Sparing The Air important to you?
A: Sparing The Air is important to me because I want to protect the ones I love. I want everyone to be happy, healthy and have clean air to breathe.