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…

Arizona Dust Mitigation Violations

The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a $150,000 civil penalty against Fisher Sand & Gravel as part of a settlement for failing to comply with dust mitigation regulations at three of its Maricopa County, Arizona facilities. The enforcement action stemmed from EPA and Maricopa County inspections conducted in 2010 that identified 17 violations for failing to perform various measures to reduce particulate matter emissions.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Fisher Sand & Gravel Company $150,000
Further Information Released
EPA Press Release 11/20/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database