truckers http://kalw.org en East Bay Express: City contractor faces labor and environmental charges http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-city-contractor-faces-labor-and-environmental-charges-0 <p></p><p style="margin-top: 1.12em; margin-bottom: 1.12em; padding: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); line-height: 1.6em; font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 1.1em;">Over the years, Bill Aboudi has portrayed himself as a champion of independent truckers in Oakland. The local businessman has a city contract to operate a large parking operation for big rigs at the former Oakland Army Base. But records also reveal strong evidence that Aboudi has violated several labor and environmental regulations in recent years, along with multiple city laws, and that he owes city taxpayers more than $235,000 in back rent and penalties for use of public property.</p><p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 21:26:00 +0000 Robert Gammon 24037 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: City contractor faces labor and environmental charges