Fleet Management

Who We Are

The Fleet Management Division is responsible for the overall management of a fleet of over 4,000 vehicles used by 18 agencies of the County Government.  The Division operates two vehicle maintenance facilities and maintains over 3,500 vehicles. Services provided include general light and heavy repair, scheduled preventive maintenance, vehicle emission inspections, body repairs, towing and road service.
Types of vehicles maintained include all County pursuit vehicles, administrative sedans, light trucks, and paratransit buses. Additionally, the Division provides repairs under contract for 10 County municipalities, three Volunteer Fire Departments and the Department of Social Services’ State issued vehicles. The Division is also responsible for the following:
  • Operating Motor Pools at the County Administration Building (CAB) and the Peppercorn Building.
  • Managing the County's motor fuels system dispensing 4.5 million gallons per year
  • Overseeing the vehicle bodywork process
  • Maintaining a $390,000 vehicle parts inventory in order to timely maintain/repair a fleet of over 3,500 vehicles
  • Inspecting and receiving all new County vehicles and equipment
  • Handling all County Government tag and title services
  • Retiring un-serviceable vehicles and equipment
  • Developing mechanic training programs, as well as technical training for certification under the Maryland State Vehicle Emission Program
What We Do
  • Provide light and heavy repairs on County and municipality vehicles
  • Schedule preventive maintenance
  • Provide vehicle emission inspections
  • Body repairs
  • Towing and road service
Central Vehicle Maintenance Facility
8019 Central Avenue
Capital Heights, MD 20743
Service Desk: (301) 808-1787
Body Shop:     (301) 808-1798

Mike Hardesty, Garage Manager

Lanham Vehicle Maintenance Facility
An ASE Blue Seal of Excellence Facility
10000 Business Parkway, Suite C
Lanham, MD 20706
Main: (301) 306-2780

Ed Jones, Garage Manager

CAB Motor Pool
Room L77, County Administration Building

Carl Barnett, Motor Pool Coordinator

Named #15 of the Top 100 Public Sector Fleets in North America for 2014
Winner of the 2009 CAO's Charter for Change Savings Award Member
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