Friday, March 29, 2024

Caltrans workers accused of building themselves secret mini-apartments inside train stations

Mercury News:

reportedly featured a kitchen, shower, plumbing and security cameras. Prosecutors said the two defendants worked together to keep the invoices for the work below $3,000 each to avoid scrutiny and skirt procedures meant to discourage such fraud.

(Sounds like they cleared out the apartments after they were discovered instead of turning them into airbnbs.)