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11/23/04

Dallas Contractor Sues Lubbock Over Drainage Project

A Dallas contractor has sued the City of Lubbock and Mayor Marc McDougal.

Oscar Renda Contractors claim the city defamed the company's image and broke state law when the council awarded work on a city drainage project to the second lowest bidder. State law requires cities to hire the lowest bidder.

The company is asking the court to void the contract and prohibit work on the project until a ruling is made.

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