Virginia Beach Standing Behind Convention Center Debt

Vadum, Matthew
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/10/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31674, p28
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision undertaken by the Virginia Beach Development Authority to sell out its municipal bonds to finance the construction of a convention center. Comments of director of finance of the authority Patricia Phillips over the issue; Expectations of officials of the authority.


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