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Vehicle Fleet Maintenance/Management Outsourcing Opportunities

How San Diego and other cities can reduce the costs of vehicle fleet maintenance and management services

Leonard Gilroy, Anthony Randazzo and Adam Summers
December 10, 2009

Private vehicle fleet maintenance is widespread amongst local governments, and is becoming more popular with a growing number of states. As county and municipal governments have found, the private sector offers the potential for significant financial savings, improved quality, and greater timeliness of service. As well, the management of a vehicle fleet is a highly commercial activity, well suited for private provision. Outsourcing fleet maintenance services allows the private sector to focus on the fleet itself, and government agencies to focus on the services that fleet provides.

Full Report:
Vehicle Fleet Maintenance/Management Outsourcing Opportunities for San Diego and Other Cities

Leonard Gilroy is Senior Managing Director, Pension Integrity Project &
Director of Government Reform

Anthony Randazzo is Director of Economic Research

Adam Summers is Senior Policy Analyst

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