Former Operation's Official Bacardi Indicted Over Tru-Link Bribes

"James Picardi, former assistant manager of operations and operations manager for the school system, was charged with one count of conspiracy to commit bribery, according to this Sun Times story (Ex-CPS official indicted over bribes).  "Federal authorities said James Picardi [brother of Streets & San commissioner Mike]...received weekly payments totaling $5,000 in exchange for helping James Levin, a fence company executive, land contracts with the schools, authorities said."

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