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Department of Transportation

GSA GOVs

GSA is allowed to add surcharges on top of GOV contract prices any time, with multiple changes in one year. As with other contracts, the prices should not be subject to change or be able to be added to by charging surcharge fees based upon fluctuation in gas prices until the contract is renewed. The price charged per mile used on the vehicles more than compensates for gasoline used. The government is paying more for... more »

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Fewer Government Vehicles

We have a large pool of government vehicles to choose from, but for most of the year they just sit in the parking lot and only a few are checked out on a daily basis. Rather than having enough vehicles to cover heavy volume days, why not just have enough for the average day. It seems like it would be much cheaper to occasionally pay an employee mileage for driving their POV rather than buying and maintaining government... more »

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Stop using GSA to manage and purchase Govt Vehicles

The cost of purchasing GSA Vehicles has come to a point where it is more expensive for Federal Agencies to purchase and cheaper to purchase from local dealerships and manage their own vehicles. This would also help create jobs locally as well and would reduce the amount of personnel working for GSA to manage the federal vehicle fleet and help reduce labor costs as well.

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