TITLE

Cook County Finance Committee Approves $600M Mixed Bond Sale

AUTHOR(S)
Carvlin, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/24/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31912, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval regarding the issuance of mixed bonds by the commissioners' finance committee in Cook County, Illinois. Use of the bonds to replenish the capital projects funds; Criticisms of some commissioners arguing that the bond levy and capital plans should be approved along with the general fund budget; Questions on the use of variable rate bonds while interest rates are rising.
ACCESSION #
13574257

 

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