Money Wasted

Lake Worth Utilities
Waste Meter
... for an arc flash study that Mr. Reyes was qualified to do in house and at no cost to taxpayers.
... the estimated engineering cost of the express feeder which could also be done in house at no cost to taxpayers.
... wasted when insurance requirements were circumvented by the city manager and utility director.
... 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
... wasted when the Matrix organizational study to save taxpayers money was scrapped in favor of higher cost outsourcing by city manager Stanton.
... wasted engineering design cost of water piping and tanks (original county water deal) that will never be built.
... wasted when additional costs were incurred for not following insurance procedure on transformer repair.
... 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:

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  Who would you vote for in District IV

Dave Vespo33 %33 %33 % 33.33% (19)
Barbara Aubel15 %15 %15 % 15.79% (9)
none of the above50 %50 %50 % 50.88% (29)

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Re: Who would you vote for in District IV (Score: 1)
by ILoveLW on Sunday, June 08, 2008 @ 07:47:34 EST
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I will not vote for anyone who voted to hand over our beach to an out of town developer for God knows how long...ruin our dune across from Benny's by building a humongous building there and make things so unaffordable that no one will be able to go to the beach for the entire beach experience. Also, if you think that I would vote for anyone who came out against the Supermajority, or went on that radio show and talked against issues for which I am committed, you are sadly mistaken. Right now we don't have any candidates to consider in Dist 4.



Re: Who would you vote for in District IV (Score: 1)
by hondalife007 on Monday, June 09, 2008 @ 07:16:30 EST
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I don't know anything about Barbara Aubel but all I know is Vespo is not the one. Maybe after I get to hear her speak I will change my vote.



Re: Who would you vote for in District IV (Score: 1)
by IronMan1 on Tuesday, June 10, 2008 @ 19:57:53 EST
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"We are doomed."

Iron Man



Re: Who would you vote for in District IV (Score: 1)
by oscar_night on Wednesday, June 11, 2008 @ 09:04:03 EST
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Don't tell me that Dave got his entire family up here voting for him.


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