FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 1, 2021
Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc.
Jerome L. Taylor (President)
PARTNERSHIP WITH WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY
Providing solid waste and/or recyclable materials collection services.
Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc (JLT Trucking) is excited to announce a partnership with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), entering into a five-year contract to serve 200 WMATA locations in the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
Services include the collection of solid waste and/or recyclable materials from Metrorail stations, rail yards, bus divisions, and administrative facilities. The goal of this partnership is to provide reliable and efficient services, while maximizing the recovery of recyclable materials and collaborating on innovative solutions to further reduce waste and divert materials from the landfill.
“JLT Trucking is excited to be partnering with WMATA,” said Jerome L. Taylor, President of Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc. “Growing up in the DC waste industry from a child, winning the WMATA contract has been an ultimate goal. We are proud that through our hard work and dedication to service, we have demonstrated to the largest organization in the region, that JLT Trucking provides the highest quality services, while utilizing innovative technology. We also prioritize and share WMATA’s dedication and commitment to operating safely and efficiently.”
“We are committed to diverting waste from the landfill with sustainability at the forefront of our collection programs.” said Marc Shaener, Director of Market Development of Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc. “None of this is possible without the reliable and operations that JLT is renowned for.”
About Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc.
JLT Trucking, based in Washington, D.C., is a locally owned and minority operated company that provides waste and recycling services. Since 2002, JLT has grown from one truck into a multi-state operation. We are committed to improving collection technology in the waste industry to create a more sustainable environment. To learn more information about JLT Trucking, visit www.jlttrucking.com.
About Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, commonly known as Metro, services the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia. They provide a rapid transit service (Metrorail), fixed-route bus services (Metrobus), and a paratransit service (MetroAccess). WMATA also has its own police force, the Metro Transit Police Department. To learn more information about WMATA, visit www.wmata.com.
For more information, visit www.jlttrucking.com
Contact: Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc.
1401 New York Ave. NE Washington, DC 20002