Treasure Valley Clean Cities
The Treasure Valley Clean Cities works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to save energy and promote the use of domestic fuels and advanced vehicle technologies in transportation.
Beth Baird was involved in the development of the Treasure Valley Clean Cities coalition (TVCCC) and has been the coalition's coordinator since its designation in 2006.
Baird has been employed at the city of Boise Public Works Department for 14 years. During that time, she developed the air quality program for the city of Boise. Most recently, she has taken on responsibilities for the Climate Protection Program. Prior to working with the city of Boise, Baird held a variety of positions related to air quality management. She has worked for air-pollution-control agencies for Colorado and Idaho, for an environmental engineering firm, and as an independent contractor.
Baird has a master's degree in environmental management from the Duke University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.
- Designated: August 22, 2006
- Population: 615,335
- Area: 1,649 sq. mi.
- Boundary: Counties: Ada, Canyon; City of Boise
Alternative Fueling Stations
- Biodiesel (B20 and above): 0
- Natural Gas: 7
- Ethanol (E85): 2
- Electric: 76
- Propane: 7