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Citytime Scandal

Proposed Budget Cut: Private Contract Overspending!

Letitia James | Posted 07.17.2012 | New York
Letitia James

Overall, over the last five years contract costs have increased at nearly twice the rate of overall budget spending, reaching over ten billion in spent public funds. We need increased oversight of private contracts and consulting costs.

Bloomberg: CityTime $500 Million Settlement Can't Fill Gap In Budget

Posted 05.03.2012 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg revealed his executive budget proposal on Thursday with disappointing news that the city's revenue projects, primarily in the financia...

CityTime Contractor To Pay $500 Million To Settle Fraud Case

Posted 03.15.2012 | New York

The primary contractor involved in the scandal-plagued CityTime project that has cost city taxpayers more than $600 million, is set to pay $500 millio...

CityTime Crime Is Mayor Bloomberg's Shame

Dan Collins | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

If you think New York is the city that never sleeps, think again. Hundreds of millions of dollars have been stolen or wasted from beneath the mayor's slumbering nose by a project intended to improve the city's payroll system.

Bloomberg Wants Tech Giant To Pay City $600M For CityTime Mess

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 08.29.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg demanded Wednesday that a multibillion-dollar technology giant and federal contractor repay the city more tha...

City's $600M Payroll Project Was 'Corrupted To Its Core': DA

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 08.20.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A city payroll technology project that has cost taxpayers more than $600 million was "corrupted to its core," with nearly the entire ...

A Billionaire's Twilight or Mayor Mike's Dilemma

Len Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

Does Bloomberg regard himself as a Rupert Murdoch of the political center or a presidential candidate in waiting? Or is he just afraid of becoming irrelevant?