UPDATE: Trustee Says There Should be a Whistblower Hotline to Record TDSB Overspending
Newstalk 1010 told you Thursday about some maintenance and construction workers that have an exclusive contract with the Toronto District School Board overcharging for services.
For example, one employee claimed a maintenance worker charged $143 to put up a $17 pencil sharpener. Another, allegedly charged $19,000 to install a sign on the front live of a school.
Friday, TDSB Trustee Sam Sotiropoulos told the Jerry Agar show that a Whistleblower hotline should be set up for staff and employees to tell their stories of overspending.
He says employees should feel free to make their complaints, without fear of repercussions.