JONESBOROUGH, TN – The Town of Jonesborough, Tenn., fleet maintenance department attained the ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Blue Seal of Excellence for 2012, its third year. All three employees in the department are ASE certified, according to Gary Lykins, fleet manager for the Town of Jonesborough.

“Our certification helps us give public attention to the quality operation we have always known we are,” Lykins said.

Lykins is certified as a service consultant, parts consultant, and master automotive technician. Technician Jerry Davis is certified as a heavy truck technician, and technician Tommy Norton is a master certified automotive technician, Lykins stated.

The City is one of the four shops (public and private) in Northeast Tennessee to have the Blue Seal.