It seems the trials and tribulations of Anne Arundel County's "Compass Pointe" golf course now include the possible hiring of illegal aliens. This is in violation of County Executive John Leopold's policy to have no County Contractor or Vendor do so.
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Public Information Officer
STATEMENT ON COMPASS POINTE GOLF COURSE AND GOLF COURSE MANAGEMENT
Annapolis (July 25, 2008) - County Executive John R. Leopold today
released the following statement regarding the County’s Compass Pointe
Golf Course and Billy Casper Golf, LLC, the management company
contracted to manage Compass Pointe:
"We are currently reviewing the information we have from our contract
with the management company, as well as gathering any information
available from the company and authorities. If it is found that the
management company has in any way knowingly violated Executive Order 24,
the County will exercise its right to terminate the contract with Billy
Casper Golf, LLC. I have been very clear that the County will not do
business with companies that hire illegal immigrants."
Attached are a letter and a copy of Executive Order 24 sent to Joe
Livingood, Senior Vice President of Billy Casper Golf, LLC from Anne
Arundel County Attorney Jonathan Hodgson.