By: Diane Benjamin
So much spending, so little information. Some items require an explanation, leave a comment for items YOU will FOIA. I have far too many outstanding FOIA’s already.
Bills and Payroll for Monday: http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=16156
Your March contribution to mostly empty buses:
Anybody want to guess what this is?
I wonder how much the John Butler/CIAM lawsuit against the City is costing you in legal fees? The Sorling attorney lost a motion this week, you might owe the guy accused of stealing money from the Coliseum commissions.
Most acts at the BCPA don’t cost half of this one! It sure would be nice to know if ANY events make money at the BCPA. Nothing has been posted since last December: http://www.cityblm.org/government/advanced-components/documents/-folder-1555
More pretending government creates prosperity by giving money to unaccountable secret organizations they created.
All the rest are travel for various departments. Every month’s PCard is like this. Some departments, like Police, have training required by law.
Don’t miss the last one – you paid to replace a lost FOID card (Firearms Owner’s Identification Card – that only Illinois has)