Eye on Mayor Butts: Inglewood Allegedly used CDBG funds to pay off Redevelopment Housing debts

Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts Jr. was elected by residents in 2011 on a platform of reforming the city’s finances.  Butts inherited hundreds of millions of dollars in unfunded pension liabilities, $14 million owed in sick and vacation time to city employees and according to Butts the city only had $11 million in the reserves.  … Continue reading Eye on Mayor Butts: Inglewood Allegedly used CDBG funds to pay off Redevelopment Housing debts