BRAINERD: Airportgate Conflict of Interest on City Council Radar

A potential conflict of interest continues in the City of Brainerd regarding a contractor and the airport. FFM previously highlighted the issue. 

According to the Brainerd Dispatch

The conflict of interest accusation involves airport commissioner Doug Kuepers, whose company, Kuepers Inc., architects and builders, was hired to be the on-site manager of the airport remodeling project by Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc., whom the airport commission hired as a consulting engineer for the project.

After two failed motions, the council took no action.

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