2cd6b90e-b294-49f0-b320-8263acb96d7c-buncombecounty_commissionermeeting_12042018_0008-1(Asheville Citizen-Times)  From vacation photographs to detailed information on payments, Buncombe County is asking for a slew of documents and records in its lawsuit against former contractor Joe Wiseman and his company.

Meanwhile, Wiseman, who’s accused of engaging in a yearslong kickback scheme with Buncombe’s highest-ranked administrators, wants thousands of dollars from the county for alleged damages.

A Superior Court judge on Jan. 22 will hear the county’s motion to compel Wiseman to provide information on bank accounts, travel and communications related to him and his company, Environmental Infrastructure Consulting.

Read Jennifer Bowman’s full report HERE>