- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 12, 2017

UNITY, N.H. (AP) - A legal dispute in Unity, New Hampshire, between a school district and an architect who worked on a new elementary school has been resolved.

The Valley News reports (https://bit.ly/2oyIGGs) Scott Vaughn of Vaughn Associates has agreed to pay the district $325,000.

The district hired him in 2010 after a $4.7 million bond for a new school passed. State officials had said the former school was in violation of safety and fire codes. But the project faced delays and rising costs. Vaughn resigned in 2014. Trumbull-Nelson of Hanover finished the school.

The district sued Vaughn for $2.7 million in 2015, accusing him of negligence. Vaughn countersued, accusing the district of breaching its contract.

The district said in a news release Tuesday that a mediation settlement was reached last month and was approved by the school board two weeks later.


Information from: Lebanon Valley News, https://www.vnews.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide