Big Apple, big fleet

Smith, John G.
August 2012
Commercial Carrier Journal;Aug2012, Vol. 169 Issue 8, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the changes to the way New York City public utility fleet orders vehicles. The city is home to the most diverse municipal fleet in the country with 27,000 vehicles owned or leased. Keith Kerman, the first chief fleet officer, stated that the municipality is aiming to identify base vehicles that departments can share, particularly the utility vehicles that support a wide range of applications. His office is also seeking to utilize biodiesel in a bid to reduce emissions.


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