CHATTANOOGA, TN – Hundreds of cars and trucks in the East Chattanooga and Amnicola Highway areas in Tennessee are being eaten up by rust.
PHOENIX, AZ – On Oct. 13, Maricopa County was awarded the Valley Forward's Environmental Excellence Award, (Environmental Technologies; Public Sector) for their B-20 biodiesel initiative (Preserving the Future With Biodiesel).
SMITHTOWN, NY – Community leaders in Smithtown, N.Y., have decided that by January, all city trash-collection trucks will run on natural gas instead of diesel fuel.
WEST JORDAN, UT – The National Conference of State Fleet Administrators (NCSFA) has set its next annual conference from Sept 10-14, 2007, in Hershey Pennsylvania at the Hershey resort.
HENRIETTA, NY – Monroe County in New York is going to spend up to $400,000 to acquire 28 vehicles in their fleet that take E-85 fuel, and will start supplying county pumping stations with the E-85 fuel, which is 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent unleaded gasoline.
NORFOLK, VA – CCG Systems, Inc., producer of the FASTER fleet management system, has acquired its first customer in North Dakota.
ST. CLOUD, MN – The City St. Cloud, Minn., has implemented Chevin Fleet Solutions' FleetWave enterprise fleet management information system to gain control over rising fleet running costs while allowing real-time remote access to the City's dispersed agencies.
KINGSTON, NY – Kingston, N.Y., Mayor James Sottile has stuck to his pledge to give written permission to employees who take home vehicles, an act he says was required under a rule adopted by the Common Council more than 30 years ago.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Margaret Chambers has been named Division Director, Fleet and Surplus Property for the State of Utah.
MEMPHIS, TN – All diesel-run vehicles in Shelby County's General Services Division could be operating on a percentage of biodiesel by the end of the year.
UKIAH, CA – On Oct. 19, the Ukiah City Council signed off on the purchase of a traffic pre-emption system for fire department vehicles, directing staff to bring back the item for final approval at the Nov. 1 council meeting.
MOLINE, IL -- While the City of Moline went live with its five new automated garbage trucks this summer, city fleet manager J.D. Schulte said they'll be going live again, this time wrapped in advertising by local cable company MediaCom.
AGOURA, CA – The case of a man who sued himself was the overwhelming choice of citizens throughout Los Angeles County who recently voted in the L.A. Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (CALA).
NORFOLK, VA – CCG Systems, Inc., producer of the FASTER fleet management system used by top fleets in the nation, acquires its first customer in the State of Alaska.
MACOMB, ILLINOIS. Macomb Mayor Mick Wisslead has named Walter J. Burnett, CAFM as Public Works Director, to oversee all divisions within the department.
NEW YORK CITY– Nassau and Suffolk counties are part of a comprehensive agreement organized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reduce diesel emissions.
ONEONTA, NY – The City of Oneonta, N.Y., is running most of its fleet vehicles on B-20 biodiesel.
NORFOLK, VA – The City of Fort Worth has purchased CCG Systems, Inc.'s FASTER fleet management software to facilitate the operation of its mixed fleet of 4,500 vehicles.
BARRON, WI – Barron County Board member Nicole Greschner is promoting a plan to require that regular diesel in the state be mixed with a minimum of two percent biodiesel.
POWAY, CA – Mitchell 1's OnDemand5 Manager and ManagerPlus Version 5.8 shop management systems have been engineered to support a greater selection of electronic parts catalogs and parts ordering.
OMAHA, NE – Omaha police are asking for help to find a stolen undercover police car, which was stolen while it was left running in a parking lot.
TUCSON, AR – The City of Tucson, Ariz., has decided to run the majority of its fleet vehicles on biodiesel after completing a successful pilot program.
LOGAN, UT – The tires of the 15-passenger van that overturned Sept. 26, 2005, killing eight Utah State University students and their instructor and injuring two others, may have been under-inflated.
ARLINGTON, VA – The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC), the coordinator of National AFV Day Odyssey, released results from a national survey that indicates Americans personally believe that developing alternative fuel sources for cars, trucks, SUVs, and buses is very important to them.
SAN DIEGO, CA – SmartDrive Systems Inc. has established a new national award for a Fleet Risk/Safety Manager of the Year.
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