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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Ogdensburg Oil Spill

ExxonMobil Oil Corporation agreed to reimburse the State of New York $8.05 million for costs incurred by the state to investigate and remediate an oil spill in Ogdensburg. From the late 1800s to 1984, ExxonMobil owned and operated a major oil storage facility in Ogdensburg on a peninsula along the St. Lawrence and Oswegatchie rivers known as Lighthouse Point. In July 2001, petroleum contamination was discovered at the site as the result of a spill.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
N/A
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
11/22/2013
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Exxon Mobil $8,050,000
Further Information Released
New York AG Press Release 11/22/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database