N.Y. Assembly Proposal Separates Javits Expansion and Stadium Plan

McDonald, Michael
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/15/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31926, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the New York Assembly's version of legislation to permit the expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Limitation of the financing plan of Governor George Pataki and Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg; Restriction of using the Battery Park City Authority money for the project; Prevention of the Javits expansion from becoming a vehicle for advancing the football stadium.


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