ELVIN "E.R." MITCHELL, JR.: Owner, E.R. Mitchell Company -- Mitchell, 63, admitted to conspiring to commit bribery in order to obtain city construction contracts, as well as conspiring to launder money, from 2010 to August 2015. He confessed to paying more than $1 million in that time to an unnamed person under the belief that the funds would be paid to one or more city officials with influence over the contracting process. Mitchell faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison, a $500,000 fine, restitution and up to three years of supervised release.