CUB Troubled by City Auditor’s Findings on BES Building Cost Overruns
What follows is the Citizens’ Utility Board of Oregon’s Statement on B.E. S Columbia Building: scope additions and ineffective design oversight led to substantially higher project costs.
The Citizens’ Utility Board of Oregon (CUB) is deeply troubled by the analysis of the City Auditor concerning the Columbia Building cost overruns and the need for investigation of possible ethical lapses in Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) design contract management.
CUB has already been a leading advocate on the Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission for clear authority for a new oversight...
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