From The Mayor’s Desk: Illegal Investigation Conducted by Orland Park Village Manager Joe LaMargo

Below are statements from Interim Village Manager Tom Dubelbeis and myself concerning a clandestine investigation conducted by former Village Manager Joe LaMargo. On May 20th Trustees Dodge, Fenton & Calandriello said they were unaware of the investigation that cost taxpayers more than $46,000. On June 3rd, they all indicated that, in fact, they were aware of the investigation prior to it starting. Please read the statements and the reports and draw your own conclusions.

Mayor Keith Pekau’s Statement
Interim Village Manager Tom Dubelbeis’ Statement
Jones Day Preliminary Report
Jones Day Engagement Letter
Orland Park Investigation Report
Minutes of the Executive Session of the Board of Tustees, May 20, 2019