TITLE

Miami-Dade Wants Voters To OK$2.75B

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/22/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31931, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of referendum questions for the U.S. general election ballot by Miami-Dade County commissioners asking voter for approval to issue $2.75 billion of general obligation bonds. Purpose of bond proceeds; Construction and improvement of public project in Florida's largest county; Discovery of unmet capital construction needs.
ACCESSION #
13919876

 

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