Auckland Transport manager admits taking bribes, gratuities for tenders, contracts

Jonathan Underhill
Tue, 02 Aug 2016

By Jonathan Underhill Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - A former employee of Auckland Transport and Rodney District Council has pleaded guilty to two representative charges of accepting undisclosed payments totalling $103,580 while he was in roles that involved letting of contracts and tenders for local authority work. Barrie George entered the guilty pleas in the High Court at Auckland today for his part in a case of alleged bribery and corruption by former employees of Auckland Transport and Rodney District Council. The council was disestablished...

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