Released: April 20, 2012 -- [read complete report - pdf]
Purpose of Audit
The purpose of our audit was to determine if professional services for water and sewer operations and maintenance (O&M) were obtained using competition for the period January 1, 2010 through August 4, 2011.
The Village of South Blooming Grove is located in the Town of Blooming Grove in Orange County and has a population of approximately 2,800. The Village is governed by a Board of Trustees comprising the Mayor and four elected Trustees who all serve two-year terms. The Village's budgeted appropriations for the 2010-11 fiscal year were $2.2 million, which included $870,000 for capital projects.
Prior to the formation of the Village in 2006, the Town of Blooming Grove provided and managed water and sewer services for the current Village residents. The Village, upon its formation, assumed the responsibility of providing these services to about 1,000 households.
Local Government and School Accountability Contact Information:
Phone: (518) 474-4037; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: Office of the State Comptroller, Division of Local Government and School Accountability
110 State Street, 12th Floor; Albany, NY 12236