Chicago snow command chief suspended

May 10, 2011 (CHICAGO)

The inspector general recommended that Bobby Richardson be fired for ordering workers to pick up and deliver cigars, have his personal car washed and keeping the vehicle filled with gas.

The inspector general said the abuses happened daily over several years.

Streets and Sanitation Commissioner Tom Byrne said that termination should be reserved for criminal conduct.

Copyright © 2021 WLS-TV. All Rights Reserved.