Two former Tucson Department of Transportation workers were sentenced Thursday to 60 days in jail and ordered to pay $5,000 in restitution each for using city equipment and materials for side jobs.
Two former City of Tucson Department of Transportation employees who used city equipment for side jobs were sentenced Thursday to jail and fined.
Two former Transportation Department supervisors who diverted nearly $100,000 of taxpayer money into their private business will have to reimburse the city only $5,000 a piece.
Two former city Transportation Department employees suspected of using city materials and equipment on private construction jobs will enter guilty pleas next month, attorneys announced Monday.
Former city Transportation Department employees Kurt Hough and Bobby Palomarez have been indicted by a Pima County grand jury on multiple felony counts including fraud, theft and criminal enterprise.
Another week, another city scandal. It feels that way, doesn't it?
Five city employees, including the head of the streets division, quit or were fired Thursday after an 11-month investigation found they spent thousands of taxpayer dollars on side work for profit or for friends.
Former Tucson Streets Administrator Kurt Hough and four other Transportation Department employees were paved over today after being asked to hum the Ray Charles hit tune “Hit the road, jack.” A nearly year-long investigation found they misused thousands of dollars of city materials and equip…
Former Tucson Streets Administrator Kurt Hough and four other Transportation Department employees were fired or resigned today after an 11-month investigation city officials say shows they used thousands of dollars of city materials and equipment for their own outside projects.