KCDC OIA response-1

KCDC OIA response-2

The response to “legal expenses” doesn’t identify how much was paid to each of these firms and why; only the aggregate fees of $694,000.

Last year, candidate Christopher Ruthe said that the council’s total spend for external legal fees should only be about $75,000 a year — as can be seen, it is nearly ten times that.

Mr Dougherty appointed Tim Power as his in-house lawyer not so long ago — what does he do?