Audit: City Paid Millions To Companies Owned By Former Mayor

April 26, 2015 7:41 PM

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INDUSTRY (AP) — The city of Industry paid more than $326 million to companies owned by a former mayor and his family over the last 20 years, and invoices suggest they may have received massive overpayments, according to an audit report.

The audit of Industry city finances found former Mayor Dave Perez, his brother and their company Zerep Management Corporation also cost the city more than $7 million from a sexual harassment lawsuit and state water regulators fine, the Los Angeles Daily News reported.

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