Orange County, Calif., Officials Spike Toll Road Merger

Saskal, Rich
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/17/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31885, p48
Trade Publication
Reports on the opposition to a bond-financed merger of two toll-road authoriries in Orange County, California. Delays in the voting on the proposal; Effect of the plan on a toll road authority facing default.


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