Fleet Services primary responsibility is to control the overall cost of operating and maintaining the City’s fleet of vehicles and equipment and to repair the fleet in a manner that extends the useful life of each vehicle. The division performs an average of 41 scheduled services and 24 unscheduled repairs per week.
The division currently provides a variety of repair and maintenance services to more than 370 fleet vehicles and pieces of equipment, from complete brake replacement and oil changes to in-depth operating system diagnosis and repair.
In 2014, the City of New Braunfels Fleet Services division of Public Works earned the Blue Seal recognition from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). The City of New Braunfels is one of 12 municipal maintenance shops in Texas that have received the ASE Blue Seal recognition.
To become eligible for the Blue Seal of Excellence, a maintenance shop must have 75% of its automotive professionals ASE certified and a certified technician in each area of service offered. The City maintenance shop offers 16 areas of service.