KIYC: Audit shows Middlesex County agency bonuses unwarranted

A recent report by the state comptroller's office shows that top managers at a Middlesex County government agency received unwarranted bonuses.The audit of the Middlesex

NORTH BERGEN - A recent report by the state comptroller's office shows that top managers at a Middlesex County government agency received unwarranted bonuses.

The audit of the Middlesex County Improvement Authority showed that the top management received more than $100,000 in bonuses based upon questionable criteria.

The audit shows that the bonuses were based upon criteria such as "understands and follows instructions," "maintains a proper appearance," and "interacts well with others."

The agency's director, Richard Pucci, received the largest bonus, valued at $55,000.

Pucci says that the audit was out of line and overshadows the good work done by the agency.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

On The Road: Point Pleasant Beach preview 1 On The Road: Point Pleasant Beach preview
New Jersey lawmakers held a hearing on immigration. 2 Anxieties ratchet up after Trump immigration crackdown
Joe Hornick from West Long Branch says that 3 Man ticketed for flying Trump flag
Fire crews battled a large brush fire in 4 Crews battle brush fire in Keyport
Their longtime coach Eddie Franz recently revealed he 5 Morristown-Beard basketball coach battles lung cancer

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE