New York City's Independent Budget Office Tallies Cost for Bloomberg Bonding

McDonald, Michael
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/19/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31887, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the release by the New York City Independent Budget Office of a report of the proposed capital plan of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on May 14, 2004 in New York. Value of borrowing over the next four years added by the plan; Increase by the proposed capital plan of the city's annual debt service costs; Reason behind the addition by Bloomberg of the debt to his new budget plan.


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