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- Bond-Financed Teacher Housing Comes of Age. Enochs, Liz // Bond Buyer;1/9/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33038, p8
The article reports on bondp-financed housing expenses for teachers in several school districts in the U.S. The Santa Clara Unified School District in California issued $7.6 million for the development of a 40-unit apartment in 2001 to be able to retain and recruit teachers. The Los Angeles...
- Washington School District Waits on Votes for Bond Decision. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;11/27/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32515, p7
The article reports that school district waits on votes for bond decisions in the U.S. The votes on Federal Way School District No. 210's multi-million dollar bond question favor the measure with about 56 percent of the area's registered voters' ballots counted. The district made a proposed...
- School Reserves. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/22/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32264, p31
Reports on the issuance of reserves for several school districts after efforts made to reopen school funding lawsuit in Arkansas.
- State vote fuels outrage. Campbell, Eric T. // Michigan Citizen;5/6/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 26, pA1
The article reports on the outrage that arouse at a hearing after two Republican members of the Board of State Canvassers ignored the petitions of more than 220,000 residents of Michigan residents to repeal the Public Act 4. It notes that the Act was enacted in 2011 to allow the governor to...
- Texas Local Education Debt Tops $63 Billion. WATTS, JIM // Bond Buyer;10/31/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33806, p12
The article mentions a report issued by the Office of Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, which highlights outstanding education debt of 63.6 million U.S. dollars from local school districts in Texas at the end of fiscal year 2012.
- Watchdog group calls for restructure of Detroit's schools. Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;07/07/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30181, p3
Recommends a revamp of the management of Detroit, Michigan public schools. New Detroit Inc.'s review of school district's financial operations; Need for the School Board to stay out of day-to-day operations; Operating decisions `outside entities' must not be allowed to have an influence.
- Rockford, Ill., Schools Turn to U.S. Judge on Desegregation Funds. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/21/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31022, p3
Reports that the Rockford, Illinois School District has turned to the federal courts for a solution after the Illinois Supreme Court overturned the district's use of tort immunity laws to pay for desegregation efforts. District financial officials' hope that the court will issue a Jenkins...
- Budget Woes Turn Illinois School System to Local Bankers for Help. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/21/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31042, p3
Reports on the Rockford School District's plan to sell its annual tax anticipation warrant issue in February 2000. School district's concern that a budget crisis prompted by an Illinois Supreme Court riling against its Tort Immunity tax levies will dampen investor interest in an upcoming debt...
- Houston ISD Planning $23.5M of Contractual Obligations. Philyaw, Jason // Bond Buyer;10/4/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32727, p28
The article reports on the plans of the Houston Independent School District to issue $23.5 million of public property finance contractual obligations in Texas. It is said that the offer will be offered through a competitive sale. Information about the yields of previous public property finance...