Taxpayers’ Social Security numbers, confidential child abuse reports and personnel reviews of New Jersey workers nearly went to the highest bidder after the state sent surplus computers out for auction.
The comptroller said New York City’s economic development agency allowed a construction contract to increase tenfold. The agency called the audit “flawed” and “misleading.”
The report hasn’t been released yet, but Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone is furious.
Employees have inflated their salaries and padded their retirement payouts by taking advantage of unjustified bonuses built into their contracts, an audit released Tuesday found.
Auditors say the Turnpike Authority paid its employees $30 million in unjustified bonuses and squandered millions on health insurance while tolls increased.
The audit recommends additional training in identifying suspected terrorists, greater access to criminal databases by the NRC, stepped up “re-screening” of power plant employees and notifying plant operators of foreign travel.
While the MTA is raising fares and cutting service, overtime pay for transit workers is apparently out of control.