Contractor Sues State Over Breach Of Contract, Bad Faith

(Honolulu, HI) -- A contractor that was hired to renovate the American Brewery building in Kakaako is now suing the state. The AHonolulu Star-AdvertiserA reports Close Construction Incorporated slapped the Hawaii Community Development Authority with a lawsuit. The suit accuses the HCDA of breach of contract and not acting in good faith. It's seeking about 600-thousand-dollars in damages. Close Construction claims Mitsunaga and Associates, which was hired by the state agency, provided inaccurate drawings, which led to delays and additional costs.