2010-09-30 / General Stories
Draft Audit Suggests Double Dipping
Rights, Yee cite Willis Stephens’s salary as one example of wasteful spending
An audit of Southeast by the New York State Comptroller caused a spectacle at last week’s town board meeting. In the summer, Rights had asked the comptroller to conduct the audit and although its contents were reportedly confidential, he proceeded to read from the report anyway last Thursday, to the consternation of Councilmen Roger Gross, Robert Cullen, and Elizabeth Hudak.