National Drive Electric Week
Drive Electric Scott County
Sep 24, 2022
|Day:||Saturday, September 24, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT|
|Location:||Scott County Farmers Market
1060 S. Main Street
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Event Report**Mayor Amick attended and stayed for about 90 minutes, spoke with all volunteers, sponsors and exhibitors, test drove the Chevy Bolt around the town square, honking to draw attention to himself and the car, and he test rode one of the electric bikes around the Farmers' Market.
**sponsor: Jackson County Rural Electric Cooperative; coffee compliments of Java Station; partners: organized by Scottsburg First Presbyterian Church and Scottsburg United Methodist Church; exhibitors: Indiana Clean Cities and Clarksville Schwinn
**most popular vehicles: Ford Mustang Mach-E and Ford F-150 Lightning
**Good connections made between mayor and Indiana Clean Cities who are helping the state of Indiana develop its plan for the federal NEVI network
photo by: Brian Brewer, Earth Charter Indiana
Drive Electric Scott County Volunteers/Sponsors in front of 2 of the EVs on display at the event: Ford Mustang Mach-E and Chevy Bolt. Also portrayed are 2 E-bikes available to see and ride and the event.
Drive Electric Scott County will offer attendees a learn-and-ride experience with a variety of electric vehicles and their owners. Event attendees can look over the vehicle, sit in it and ask the owner questions. Some owners will offer to take attendees on 10-minute drives to learn how the vehicle handles. Refreshments will be offered to owners and attendees.
There are currently 2 attendees registered.