Columbia, S.C., Issuing $67M for Hotel, Though Some Are Wary

DeSue, Tedra
September 2003
Bond Buyer;9/12/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31718, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans of Columbia, South Carolina to sell $67 million of bonds to build a convention center hotel that will be managed by Hilton Hotels Corp. Criticism of the plans for its proposed use of bonds for financing the hotel; Economic feasibility of the hotel in the area; Trend of issuing debt by municipalities to finance convention center projects.


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