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Categories: Operations

CHICAGO – Fleet Manager Commissioner Michael Picardi disclosed plans to install cameras on 125 new squad cars scheduled for delivery over the next...

https://www.government-fleet.com/39906/cameras-keep-watch-in-new-chicago-police-cars
Categories: Operations

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) EPAct Regulated Fleet Initiatives made public the E-85 Fleet Toolkit, an online tool designed...

https://www.government-fleet.com/39866/interactive-e-85-fleet-toolkit-helps-fleet-managers-build-fueling-infrastructure
Categories: Global Fleet, Vehicle Research

Ford previewed the new Ford Tourneo for China’s premium MPV market at Auto Shanghai 2015.

https://www.government-fleet.com/129068/ford-previews-new-tourneo-at-auto-shangai
Categories: Operations

COLTON, CA - The City of Colton must decide what to do with the leased 2009 Lexus sedan former City Manager Daryl Parrish left behind when he...

https://www.government-fleet.com/65151/city-of-colton-deciding-fate-of-city-manager-s-lexus
Categories: Operations

The City of Peachtree City is conducting a one-year pilot program where it will lease a small number of vehicles.

https://www.government-fleet.com/79351/peachtree-city-ga-leases-vehicles-in-pilot-program
Categories: Operations

WALLINGFORD, CT - Stephen Nere, executive director of the Wallingford Housing Authority, is suing the agency commissioners, claiming they violated...

https://www.government-fleet.com/71824/official-sues-over-loss-of-take-home-car
Categories: Operations

LOS ANGELES – The early registration ($500) period for FedFleet 2006 Fleet Management Workshop and Information Fair at the Los Angeles Convention...

https://www.government-fleet.com/42239/early-registration-begins-for-fedfleet-2006-fleet-management-workshop-and-information-fair-in-los-a
Categories: GPS / Telematics

Geotab's MyGeotab fleet management software app is now available in the Google Play Store, the telematics provider has announced.

https://www.government-fleet.com/137757/mygeotab-app-added-to-google-play-store
Categories: Operations

ATLANTA - Navistar, Inc. recently introduced a number of new waste collection features now available for the International DuraStar and International...

https://www.government-fleet.com/70838/navistar-introduces-new-features-for-waste-collection-trucks
Categories: Operations

WASHINGTON – The propane industry recognized the winners of the 2008 PROPANE Exceptional Energy Fleet Awards at a ceremony during the Alternative...

https://www.government-fleet.com/61010/2008-propane-exceptional-energy-award-winners-announced
Categories: Fuel Management

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The first public E85 retail station in the state of Florida has opened. The Inland Food Store at 3500 North Monroe in...

https://www.government-fleet.com/43323/first-public-e-85-station-opens-in-florida
Categories: Green Fleet

The Colorado Energy Office and Garfield Clean Energy have partnered to launch Refuel Colorado Fleets, which is a pilot project designed to provide education...

https://www.government-fleet.com/111501/colorado-energy-office-launches-alt-fuel-outreach-program-for-fleets
Categories: Operations, Remarketing

IronPlanet, an online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, rolls in to the Houston area on Feb. 1 for its first major...

https://www.government-fleet.com/138622/ironplanet-announces-cat-auction-in-houston
Categories: Maintenance

A fiery crash involving a City of Three Forks (Mont.) fire truck and pickup truck that killed six was the result of a mechanical failure, investigators said.

https://www.government-fleet.com/119737/fatal-mont-fire-truck-crash-caused-by-mechanical-failure
Categories: Maintenance

The City of Shelton, Conn., has reached agreements with several local repair garages on a set labor rate of $60 for outsourced work.

https://www.government-fleet.com/126690/conn-city-sets-labor-rate-for-outsourced-work
Categories: Green Fleet

CHATTANOOGA, TN – Chattanooga Mayor Ron Littlefield's Executive Order No. 2012-01 states that by 2015, at least 25% of new light-duty vehicles...

https://www.government-fleet.com/82399/chattanooga-s-new-energy-policy-mandates-alt-fuel-vehicle-purchases
Categories: Green Fleet

SACRAMENTO, CA – Over three days and more than 400 miles, the Propane Alternative Fuel Road Show visited three California cities this week, providing...

https://www.government-fleet.com/60718/propane-alternative-fuel-road-show-drives-through-california
Categories: Operations

PITTSBURGH, PA — Mechanics for the City of Pittsburgh say privatizing repair shops will only put city employees out of work without saving any money,...

https://www.government-fleet.com/38579/pittsburgh-mechanics-say-repair-shop-privatization-not-the-answer
Categories: Maintenance

LEESBURG, VA – The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) has posted two videos that describe what technicians can expect when...

https://www.government-fleet.com/75262/ase-posts-youtube-videos-explaining-new-computer-based-test-format
Categories: Operations

SAN BERNARDINO, CA – California's San Bernardino County is banning nose rings and visible tattoos for public employees.

https://www.government-fleet.com/41857/no-tattoos-allowed-for-san-bernardino-county-workers
Categories: Funding

The City of Boynton Beach (Fla.) will invest $3.9 million from its replacement reserve fund to buy 56 vehicles for its police, fire and solid waste departments.

https://www.government-fleet.com/133046/fla-city-investing-3-9m-on-fleet-upgrade
Categories: Operations

TORRANCE, CA– Voting for the 2007 Fleet Car and Truck of the Year will begin Aug. 1.

https://www.government-fleet.com/42898/voting-to-begin-for-2007-fleet-car-and-truck-of-the-year1
Categories: Operations

CHARLESTON, WV – Robert Runion, a salt truck driver for the City of Charleston, W.V., has been driving salt trucks for 26 years.

https://www.government-fleet.com/44609/west-virginia-salt-truck-driver-begins-route-with-prayer
Categories: Operations, Vehicle Research

Attendees at Ford’s 2010-MY Fleet Product and Business Conference in June test drove current products and toured the automaker’s Product and Technology Centers.

https://www.government-fleet.com/146295/ford-showcases-2010-fleet-lineup
Categories: Equipment, Safety & Accident

TOWNSON, MD - One of the victims killed instantly when the car collided with a street sweeper was pregnant.

https://www.government-fleet.com/65194/three-killed-by-street-sweeper-in-baltimore-county
Categories: Operations

LAKEPORT, CA – The Lake County Board of Supervisors decided to further analyze its fleet management options.

https://www.government-fleet.com/74870/lake-county-to-analyze-fleet-management-options
Categories: Operations

As vehicles and equipment grow increasingly high-tech, the skilled technician shortage in public sector fleets promises to worsen. Operational changes can...

https://www.government-fleet.com/145388/how-to-improve-technician-recruitment-and-retention
Categories: Safety & Accident

SAN DIEGO - A DriveCam study focuses on the distribution of collisions and near collisions identified in 2009 by month, day, and year, specifically...

https://www.government-fleet.com/71591/drivecam-insights-focus-on-waste-fleets
Categories: Law Enforcement

If a customer purchases a product, and that product ever becomes defective due to manufacturing, materials or workmanship, OPS Public Safety will fix or...

https://www.government-fleet.com/142477/ops-public-safety-offers-lifetime-warranty-on-new-purchases
Categories: Fuel Management

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) saved $11.7 million in fuel costs through a mix of route optimization, alternative-fuel use, purchasing fuel in bulk, and by...

https://www.government-fleet.com/110421/u-s-postal-service-saves-nearly-12-million-with-fuel-saving-initiatives
Categories: Fuel Management, Green Fleet, Operations

PITTSBURGH - An anticipated excess of $1.6 million in the fleet fuel fund is a possible solution to help keep the city's libraries open.

https://www.government-fleet.com/66151/excess-fuel-funds-may-keep-pittsburgh-libraries-open

First, and to put it rather bluntly, virtually everything they listed is subject to interpretation and variation. While there are some variables that appear...

https://www.government-fleet.com/158631/r-o-i-or-b-s-case-1-analysis
Categories: Law Enforcement

The Tuscon (Ariz.) Police Department hopes to replace about 40 of its patrol cars this year to address an aging fleet. More than half of the vehicles in the...

https://www.government-fleet.com/129149/half-of-tucson-pds-cars-exceed-80k-miles
Categories: Operations

The City of Indianapolis is cutting budgets by more than $8 million, according to WISH TV in Indianapolis.

https://www.government-fleet.com/37683/indianapolis-fire-department-feels-budget-pinch
Categories: Operations

Gasoline prices are taking a bigger bite out of household finances and gnawing at local government budgets as well, reported the Times-Dispatch...

https://www.government-fleet.com/37690/local-governments-are-frustrated-over-gas-prices
Categories: Operations

WORCESTER, MD – The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has given Worcester County a $40,000 grant to help reinstate a biodiesel fuel program for...

https://www.government-fleet.com/40020/worcester-county-awarded-biodiesel-fuel-grant-for-100-county-fleet-vehicles
Categories: Operations

DES MOINES, IA – Iowa Gov. Tom Vilsack proposed an executive order requiring state agencies to reduce energy consumption and boost their use of...

https://www.government-fleet.com/40071/executive-order-issued-for-iowa-state-agencies-to-reduce-energy-consumption

With todays reduced manpower and funding levels, several fleet managers that I know have extended their PM Service intervals as a means of coping with their...

https://www.government-fleet.com/158528/pm-service-intervals
Categories: Equipment, Maintenance

MANASSAS PARK, VA - The Manassas Park City Council recently voted to contract with five local businesses to repair and maintain the city vehicles.

https://www.government-fleet.com/71314/city-of-manassas-park-votes-to-outsource-fleet-maintenance
Categories: Operations

ST. JOHN'S, CANADA – Paul Mackey, director of public works for the City of St. John's, said its fleet of snowclearing equipment has been able...

https://www.government-fleet.com/47989/metro-area-snowclearing-fleets-report-smooth-sailing-though-higher-fuel-costs
Categories: Fuel Management, Maintenance

PORTLAND, OR - Metro, an elected regional government in Portland, Ore., that manages a fleet of approximately 100 vehicles, has signed a contract to...

https://www.government-fleet.com/72628/portland-metro-selects-new-fleet-management-software
Categories: Fuel Management, Maintenance, Operations

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA – San Luis Obispo County supervisors recently grilled department heads on excessive use of take-home vehicles after a grand jury...

https://www.government-fleet.com/66715/top-2009-news-slo-county-spends-1m-annually-on-take-home-vehicles
Categories: Green Fleet

FORT PAYNE, AL – The Fort Payne City Council has began discussions on the potential for turning cooking oil into biodiesel that would fuel the city’s...

https://www.government-fleet.com/60428/fort-payne-city-council-considers-biofuel-for-fleet
Categories: GPS / Telematics

The report is designed to assist fleet operators in identifying GPS fleet management solution providers that are best suited to meet their requirements.

https://www.government-fleet.com/84217/c-j-driscoll-associates-releases-2013-fleet-operator-s-guide-to-gps-fleet-management-systems
Categories: Green Fleet, Green Operations, Operations

Bimbo Bakeries, UPS, FedEx and Skytop received grants to convert their fleet vehicles to operate on alternative fuels such as CNG or propane autogas.

https://www.government-fleet.com/125239/pa-awards-33-air-quality-grants-to-fleets
Categories: Operations

SANTA ANA, CA – An Orange County employee has filed a lawsuit that claims fellow workers inappropriately tapped a group of restricted federal funds...

https://www.government-fleet.com/42284/former-orange-county-fleet-manager-claims-misuse-of-public-funds-by-fellow-workers
Categories: Operations

ANN ARBOR, MI – The city of Ann Arbor may be able to wipe out part of its budget deficit by getting rid of under-utilized cars and trucks.

https://www.government-fleet.com/37416/city-of-ann-arbor-finds-1-million-savings-in-fleet
Categories: Operations

HANCEVILLE, AL – The City of Hanceville, Ala. has added 10 vehicles to its law-enforcement fleet using a U.S. Department of Defense surplus program,...

https://www.government-fleet.com/79854/hanceville-ala-gets-free-police-vehicles-through-dod-surplus-program
Categories: Operations

SACRAMENTO, CA – Two state California Senate committees on Jun. 9 scheduled an investigative hearing to examine why Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's...

https://www.government-fleet.com/46237/california-state-senate-hearing-to-focus-on-flex-fuel-vehicle-purchases-by-state-fleet
Categories: Operations

Pasco County, Fla., is hiring a new fleet management director.

https://www.government-fleet.com/134006/fla-county-hiring-fleet-director


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