Kutaisi municipality had to receive GEL 2,259,988 from Parking service LTD as rent, however, it only received GEL 149,999. Kutaisi municipality established this company in 2015 with the purpose of regulating the parking in Kutaisi and receiving the revenue for the municipal budget, however, none of those goals were achieved.
The company that belongs to the business partner of the Deputy Mayor of Kutaisi - Iuza Ugulava, wins the tenders of Kutaisi Municipality. It should be noted that Iuza Ugulava has been leading the tender commission since 2019.
Transparency International Georgia presents the information regarding the expenditures of Kutaisi municipality from 2017 to December 2020, that amount to GEL 22,551,848 in total.
Murman Togonidze, who is a relative of Bidzina Ivanishvili, the chairman of the Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia party, has received GEL 16,395,501 from tenders and simplified procurements from Imereti’s individual municipal budgets since 2014.