"We can't give away the airport," he said.
A MATTER OF PRINCIPLE
McGill officials say they're anxious to resolve the issue but now, it's a matter of principle.
"My dad is an attorney and has done construction litigation for 25 years. He's also been an arbitrator," McGill said.
"The city can take money out of the general fund to pay for this. My dad is using his own money. He wouldn't do that unless he was fairly confident of our position."
In the end, neither side may really win, Leeper said.
"We're at the 'What-do-we-want-to-be-when-we-grow-up' stage," City Manager Michael Czymbor said. "We have to decide if we want to pay to play."
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