Fleet Management Division

Richard G. Hilmer, CAFM, County Fleet Division Chief 

Kenneth Wyatt, Deputy Division Chief

Takayo O'Bannon, Assistant
Main: (301) 808-1715
Fax:   (301) 808-1732

Fuel Management

Main: (301) 808-1731

Who We Are

The Fleet Management Division is responsible for the overall management of a fleet of 4,000+ vehicles used by 18 agencies of the County Government, 12 municipalities, 40 Volunteer Fire Departments and two Non-Profit Organizations.  The Division operates two vehicle maintenance facilities and maintains 3,200+ 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, ambulances, light trucks, and senior citizen 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 a Central Motor Pool at the County Administration Building (CAB)
  • 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 3,200+ vehicles
  • Inspecting and receiving all new County vehicles and equipment
  • Handling all County Government tag and title services
  • Retiring unserviceable 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
Capitol 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
Ed Jones, Garage Manager
Main: (301) 306-2780


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 Membernamed #15 of the Top 100 Public Sector Fleets in North America for 2002Winner of the 2009 CAO’s Charter for Change Savings Award