I-Team Stadium Investigation

Number 16256
Subject County Government
Source WCPO-TV (Cincinnati)
State OH
Year 1999
Publication Date February - December 1999
Summary WCPO-TV's investigation "... to monitor County officials as they began spending nearly a billion dollars of taxpayer money... earmarked to build two, new sports stadiums for our city's professional sports teams, the Bengals and Red. As (the) investigation enters its third year, work on the first stadium is two-thirds complete and ground will soon break on the second. Already, our investigation has revealed broken promises, manipulation of numbers in official reports, political cronyism in contract awards, creation of 'pass-through' companies and other questionable and possibly illegal activities...."
Category Contest Entry
Pages 78
Keywords TAPE TRANSCRIPT minority female businesses African American Chamber of Commerce Ohio Compliance Council
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