Water Rates May Rise to Cover Debt, Atlanta Mayor Warns

DeSue, Tedra
October 2003
Bond Buyer;10/16/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31741, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the projections of Mayor Shirley Franklin on the possible increase in water and sewer rates in Atlanta, Georgia. Use of the rate increase to cover the anticipated debt service of revenue bonds for sale; Schedule on the vote of the proposed rate increase by the City Council; Plans of city officials to restructure outstanding water and sewer debt.


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