A controversial decision on a paving contract for New KCI now confronts legal push back and a federal complaint.
To wit and because legal action over this bad deal in the name (only) of diversity was inevitable . . .
ESCO FIRES OFF SCATHING COMPLAINT TO FAA AND LAWYERS UP AFTER COUNCIL FLIPPED AN 80-MILLION DOLLAR BID!!!
We’ve talked extensively about this battle royale with cheese but here’s the official story with no paywall:
Ideker Inc. obtains KCI terminal concrete contract
This afternoon the complaint hit city hall with NUKE force.
There’s a lot to unpack but here’s the money line that says it all:
"The City Council intervened even though it had no legal authority or standing to participate in the procurement process given its decision to contractually delegate that authority to Director of Aviation Mr. Patrick Klein."
For those who want to delve into the deets we've got FIRST NEWS on this new airport legal hot mess in Kansas City:
CHECK THE EPIC ESCO LAWYER LETTER!!!
And then . . .
Here’s an itemized breakdown of the complaint that name checks a great many locals, Council Lady Kathryn Shields AND Heavy Constructor Boss Bridgette Williams.
Developing . . .