NEWS IN BRIEF
- Boston to Sell $200 Million in GOs and Bans. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;2/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31568, p4
Focuses on the proposed sale of multi-million dollar bonds and bond anticipation notes by Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic bidding system on which the bonds and notes are being priced; Components that make up the deal; Bond ratings by various rating agencies.
- Endangered Issues. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;9/25/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31727, p31
Reports on the declining rating on zoo bonds issued by Palm Beach County by Fitch Ratings in Florida.
- Hillcrest Stays Put. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;10/3/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31733, p43
Reports on the bond rating for the outstanding Series 2000 bonds of the Montana Health Facilities Authority.
- GOs to Go. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;10/3/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31733, p43
Reports on the rating for state general obligation bonds in Nevada.
- AA Affirmed. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;10/3/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31733, p43
Reports on the rating for state general obligation bonds in Washington.
- New Jersey's Middlesex County May Lose Top Rating. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;12/28/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31293, p4
Reports that Middlesex County, New Jersey is on the verge of losing its top rating as its general fund is facing deficits at the county-run, long-term care facility. Effects of the fund deficit on the health care facilities; Impacts of the rating downgrade on the county's fund reserves.
- NEW MEXICO: Double-A Academy. Victory, Darren // Bond Buyer;2/5/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31318, p29
Reports on the rating upgradation of school Albuquerque Academy's outstanding revenue bond debt by the U.S.-based rating agency Standard & Poor's Corp. Overview of the school's performance; Plan made by the school to refund debts and issue bonds.
- Florida Solid-Waste Agency Readies $72M Deal, With Caution. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;10/23/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31497, p4
Reports on the sale of the Palm Beach County Solid Waste Authority's $72 million refunding and revenue bonds by Florida-based Solid Waste Agency. Transaction details of refunding bonds; Construction of a transfer station and a warehouse by the proceeds of the funds; Overview of the market...
- Schenectady, N.Y., Debt Could Fall to Junk After State Audit. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;11/6/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31507, p1
Reports on the possibility of a decrease in bond ratings for the city of Schenectady in New York as of November 2002. Allegations on the city's improper use of funds for city operations; Instructions for city officials to take corrective measures regarding the budget in a report by state issued...