Mesilla Valley Transportation holds driver appreciation event Nov. 23


Mesilla Valley Transportation holds its fourth quarter Driver Appreciation Day Wednesday, Nov. 23.

The event is at the company's terminal in El Paso, Texas (9525 Escobar Drive) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mountain time.

The company said its Driver Appreciation Day "is a time for the whole family to enjoy delicious food from local vendors, great company, games, and fantastic giveaways."

This event will feature food catered by El Doggy Kitchen, a candy bar catered by Steph’s Baking, a wing-eating contest, an on-sight racetrack, an area to take photos with Santa, as well as an array of vendors and games.

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When Mesilla Valley Transportation started its quarterly incentive program, it gave a new motorcycle to the driver with the best MPG for the quarter. In total, MVT awarded 28 motorcycles.

Now, Royal Jones, president, and CEO of MVT, awards the driver with the best MPG for the quarter a new car. This giveaway will be the 40th car that MVT has awarded. A statement from MVT said it hopes to continue this tradition for many more years to help show its drivers how vital they are to the organization.  

Wednesday's event is open to the public, and MVT said it welcomes anyone interested to attend and learn more about the company.