Crandley went on to predict the possibility of the project losing financing if the bidding process was to start all over again.
"All of these losing bidders know what the winning bid was," he said. "Now we have an unfair process."
Mitchell Kirk is a staff reporter at the Pharos-Tribune. He can be reached at 574-732-5130 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story failed to state Jim Brugh's first name on first mention and did not identify him as Kitchell's lawyer. We regret the error.