SEARCH
 
 


 
 
Money Wasted

Lake Worth Utilities
Waste Meter
$50,000
... for an arc flash study that Mr. Reyes was qualified to do in house and at no cost to taxpayers.
$200,000
... the estimated engineering cost of the express feeder which could also be done in house at no cost to taxpayers.
$591,898
... wasted when insurance requirements were circumvented by the city manager and utility director.
$123,098
... wasted when plant manager Dave Mulvay’s first attempt at writing a scope of work contained a defect that cost taxpayers an extra $123,098 for tainting the bidding process and giving unfair advantage to one bidder over another. - April 2009
$64,000
... wasted when the Matrix organizational study to save taxpayers money was scrapped in favor of higher cost outsourcing by city manager Stanton.
$450,000
... wasted engineering design cost of water piping and tanks (original county water deal) that will never be built.
$59,975
... wasted when additional costs were incurred for not following insurance procedure on transformer repair.
$82,620
... wasted when the commission unanimously voted to order transformers when we had equivalent replacements already in stock since the upgrade. - 15 Sep. 2009
Total Taxpayer Dollars Wasted:
$1,621,591
 
 

 
 
LWM Menu

· Home
· Advertising
· Authors and Articles
· AvantGo
· Downloads
· FAQ
· Feedback
· Forums
· Groups
· HTML Newsletter
· Journal
· Recommend Us
· Search
· Statistics
· Stories Archive
· Submit News
· Surveys
· Top 10
· Topics
· Web Links
 
 

 
 
Who's Online

There are currently, 45 guest(s) and 0 member(s) that are online.

You are an Anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here
 
 

 
 
Site Info

Your IP: 54.80.111.72

Welcome, Anonymous
· Secure Login/Registration
· Forgot Password?
Server Date/Time
23 June 2017 12:27:34 EST
 
 

 
  Our History
Posted on Monday, January 12, 2009 @ 20:57:09 EST by admin

Opinion ronboy writes:  

I was delighted to see that the Commission decided to save the City Museum, and with it dear Beverly Mustaine's job. What does it say about us, though, that we were prepared to shut down the museum and yet we continue to fund a center for illegal aliens? Jo Ann Golden and I sharply disagree on this issue. I say get the illegals out of town. She says coddle them or else they will commit crimes. If that is not negotiating with terrorists than I don't know what is. There are so many parts of Lake Worth that I simply can no longer visit because it breaks my heart to see how third world they have become, compared to their beauty when I was growing up here. What do you think?


 
 

 
 
Our History | Login/Create an Account | 0 comments
The comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.
 
 

 
 

No Comments Allowed for Anonymous, please register

 
 

 
 
 
Related Links

· More about Opinion
· News by admin


Most read story about Opinion:
The Vulchers Swarm

 
 

 
 
Article Rating

Average Score: 0
Votes: 0


To rate this article please Login first


 
 

 
 
Options


 Printer Friendly Printer Friendly

 
 

 
 
Associated Topics

Opinion
 
 



 
 
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest is editorial 2007 by William Coakley and unauthorized use is prohibited by law. Anybody who uses, copies or distributes this material in any manner, for commercial or personal purposes, without written permission, would be committing an infringement of copyright.
You can syndicate our news using the file backend.php or ultramode.txt


PHP-Nuke Copyright © 2004 by Francisco Burzi. This is free software, and you may redistribute it under the GPL. PHP-Nuke comes with absolutely no warranty, for details, see the license.
Page Generation: 0.07 Seconds