Contractor Granite-Myers-Rados faces $450,000 in fines for failing to complete the first stage of a $500 million freeway widening project in Santa Ana, Calif., on time. The project to widen 12 miles of the 22 Freeway started three years ago, and a preliminary agreement called for the contractor to pay a $50,000-a-day penalty for work not completed by Nov. 30, 2006.

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