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Nov 20, 2015

Audit Finds That DIA is Prepared for Emergencies

An audit of Denver International Airport’s Emergency Preparedness Program found that DIA has a comprehensive system in place for emergency management. “Recent terrorist events have brought renewed focus to emergency preparedness,” said Denver Auditor Timothy M. O’Brien, CPA. “DIA is one of our country’s busiest airports with more than 53 million passengers each year. We’re happy to report that DIA complies with all FAA requirements and has developed supplemental guidance on specific emergency situations.”

Nov 06, 2015

Workers Owed Back Pay Get Their Checks

After an advertisement appeared in last Sunday’s Denver Post providing the names of workers owed pay for prior City work, five workers came to the Denver Auditor’s office to claim their back pay checks. “This is exactly how we hoped the effort would work,” exclaimed Auditor Timothy M. O’Brien, CPA. “It bothered all of us in the Auditor’s office that we were holding checks and couldn’t find the workers who were owed the money. Our investigation isn’t complete until the employees actually receive the pay they’re owed.”

Nov 02, 2015

Auditor O'Brien Appoints Director of Community Outreach

Auditor Timothy M. O’Brien, CPA, today announced the appointment of Julie Connor as Director of Community Outreach. Connor will be managing community relations and outreach, as well as sharing in developing the strategy and goals of the Auditor’s Office as a key member of the Executive Team.

Oct 30, 2015

Auditor O'Brien Recovers Unpaid Wages, Seeks Those Owed Back Pay

As the enforcer of Denver’s Prevailing and Living Wage ordinances, Auditor Timothy M. O’Brien, CPA, wants to make sure workers on City and County of Denver projects get the wages to which they are entitled. “Denver’s Prevailing and Living wage ordinances ensure that City contractors compete on quality, not on who can pay their workers the least. These ordinances, and the work of our office, prevent a “race to the bottom” on wages,” observed Auditor O’Brien.

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