There is nothing in the following letter to indicate what criminal activity that Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser has been cleared of, except “official misconduct.”
McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally confirms that the finding refers to the salt purchase that was not obtained through a bidding process and still remains unapproved for payment by the Township Board.
$107,095.45 is the amount owed Compass Minerals.
McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally referred the situation to the Illinois Attorney General.
Gasser could not be immediately reached for comment.