Barrar rips DePasquale over VA audit report

A local State Representative is taking state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale to task over his audit of care for the commonwealth’s military veterans. DePasquale’s office audited the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and cited various issues with waiting lists, admissions and other issues preventing Pennsylvania’s veterans from getting the medical care they need. ...

County to seek audit of 911 fee payment by telcos

WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Board of Commissioners introduced a resolution at this week’s Commissioners’ Sunshine Meeting, that authorizes the law firm of Dilworth Paxson LLP, and the telecommunications auditing firm, Phone Recovery Services LLC to undertake a legal review and forensic audit, to determine if telephone companies providing service in Chester County have failed to bill, collect...

Chesco audit department wins commendation

WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Internal Audit Department, under the leadership of County Controller Norman MacQueen, has received a commendation from the Association of Local Government Auditors (ALGA) for its operations undertaken from January 2012 to December 2014. The department is one of only five audit departments among Pennsylvania’s 67 counties to meet these prestigious standards, and...

Kennett Twp. discusses conduct policy, task forces

Dialogue regarding new meeting conduct policies and the proposed  task forces in the Township reveals divisions between supervisors By P.J. D’Annunzio, Staff Writer, UnionvilleTimes.com Chairman Michael Elling presented two tentative proposals pertaining to meeting conduct and citizen task forces Monday night. KENNETT — Following the raucousness of an emotional citizenry during last month’s...