OIG Releases Audit on PBC Construction Change Orders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 12, 2018 PRESS CONTACT: Danielle Perry, (773) 478-0534 OIG Audit Recommends Improvements to the Public Building Commission Change Orders Process  The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has issued an audit report recommending improvements to the way the Public Building Commission (PBC) ensures that construction change orders are justified … [Read More…]

PBC Construction Change Orders Audit

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Public Building Commission of Chicago’s (PBC) change order review and approval process. PBC manages the planning, design, and construction of public buildings such as schools, firehouses, and libraries for local government clients such as the City of Chicago, Chicago Public Library, Chicago Public Schools, … [Read More…]

Audit of OEMC Public Safety Cameras

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Office of Emergency Management and Communications’s (OEMC) management of approximately 2,700 cameras (“public safety cameras”) originally purchased by OEMC, the Chicago Police Department (CPD), and the Chicago Fire Department (CFD). The objective of the audit was to determine if OEMC has effectively managed these cameras. … [Read More…]

PBC Response to OIG Report on MWBE Participation on PBC Projects

On June 20, 2011 OIG received a response from the Public Building Commission (PBC) regarding OIG’s June 15, 2011 report on MWBE participation on PBC projects that were completed in 2009. In the response, PBC took issue with several of our findings. PBC’s main points were: OIG does not have access to documents on City-funded … [Read More…]