Kansas City and Springfield, Mo., To Vote on $685 Million of Debt

Shields, Yvette
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/2/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31938, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the hold of a referendum regarding the sale of the bonds for a new downtown arena and a coal-fired power plant in Missouri. Move of the city government to seek approval from the voters for a bond issue that would represent the public's contribution for a new arena; Proposal of the government to raise its hotel and car rental tax to generate the revenue to repay the debt; Agreement between the government and Anschutz Entertainment Group to manage the arena.


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