Builder claims Rio Nuevo owes them moneyPosted: Updated:
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Another twist in the Rio Nuevo downtown hotel fiasco. The company contracted to build the Tucson Convention Center expansion claims the Rio Nuevo board is falsely accusing them of over-billing.
Garfield Traub claims they have not been paid in full, because of the revised budget approved by the board is higher than the project's original design budget.
While the board claimed Garfield Traub was overpaid by $1.8 million, Garfield Traub says they are still owed $480,000.