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Four companies sue St. Louis, airport over their loss of minority contractor status

Nov 19, 2019 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Missouri)

ST. LOUIS - Four companies whose owners claim Native American ancestry have sued St. Louis, the airport authority and officials, claiming that the companies were improperly decertified as minority contractors.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court, seeks monetary damages and a judge's order that would reverse the city's decision. It was filed on behalf of Premier Demolition Inc., CCI Environmental Inc., Global Environmental Inc. and D.W. Mertzke Excavating and Trucking Inc. Th...