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CDOT Management of Construction in the Public Way Audit

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Chicago Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) management of construction projects in the public way. The public way consists of all City streets, sidewalks, parkways, and alleys. In addition to its transportation function, the public way serves as a corridor for underground private and public utilities, … [Read More…]

OIG Advisory Regarding Training of DSS Dispatch Personnel

On June 14, 2013, OIG sent  an Advisory to Commissioner Williams of the Department of Streets and Sanitation (DSS) regarding evidence of the training of Department of Streets & Sanitation (DSS) dispatch personnel. DSS transmitted their response on July 16, 2013. Both the advisory and the City’s response can be downloaded via the links on … [Read More…]

OIG Advisory Regarding Time Wasted by Sanitation Laborers in the DSS

On June 6, 2013 OIG sent an Advisory to Commissioner Williams of the Department of Streets and Sanitation (DSS) regarding evidence OIG collected in an investigation into waste by sanitation laborers. DSS transmitted their response on July 8, 2013. Both the advisory and the City’s response can be downloaded via the links on the right.