Ogdensburg hires firm for city audits
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 4:49 pm

OGDENSBURG – The City of Ogdensburg will contract with Pinto Mucenski Hooper Vanhouse & Co., Ogdensburg, to perform audits for 2013, 2014 and 2015.

City councilors unanimously approved a proposal from the firm at cost of $52,500 for three years of services.

The city received a total of four proposals ranging from as far away as Rome and Williamsville New York.

Pinto Mucenski Hooper Vanhouse & Co.’s bid was $4,000 less than next lowest bid and $22,500 less than the highest.

It also the only local firm to put in a proposal.

The audit services will cost $17,400 for 2013, $17,500 for 2014 and $17,600 for 2015.

The city charter requires an independent audit each year.