FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 27, 2015
CONTACT: Amanda Smith, Amanda.Smith@sen.ca.gov; (949) 223-5037
CA Nonpartisan State Auditor Report Finds Caltrans Engineers Playing Golf for 55 Workdays While “On The Clock”
Another Sign of Reform Needed At Troubled Agency
(Sacramento, CA) – Today, the California State Auditor released its findings of an audit of Caltrans, showing that Caltrans approved the time sheets of an engineer who played golf for 55 workdays from August 2012 to March 2014.
After being reassigned in April of 2014, supervisors continued to fail to directly supervisor this engineer from May to June of 2014. His time sheets were still approved during that month-long period. Continue reading