Private Texas Jail May Need New Bonds to Cover Costs

Williamson, Richard
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/8/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31859, p38
Trade Publication
Reports on the proposal of the LaSalle County Public Facilities Corp. to authorize additional taxable revenue bonds to cover the construction costs of the private jail in Encinal, Texas. Opposition of LaSalle county judge Joel Rodriguez to the prison project; Problems facing the construction of the prison; Federal lawsuit filed by Prison Inquiry Group member Greg Springer claiming that jail developers violated federal environmental law.


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