Ohio County Warns Stadium Debt Payments May Hit Snags
- Budget ax aims at county sheriff. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;7/30/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p1
Reports the discontinuance of costs operations budget for Cook County Jail officials in Illinois. Ineffectivity of state program; Protection on the office budget of Sheriff Sheahan; Increase of cost hikes on officials personal offices.
- Time for voters to be heard. Cantor, Martin // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);114/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 46, p10A
Focuses on the impact of the results of election day on the political fortunes of the Nassau and Suffolk county executives in New York. Alteration in approving debt and sale of county property; Modification of the spending priorities; Probability of the legislature to become a one vote...
- Dallas Cowboys Dispute Jeopardizes Stadium Agency Plan. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;6/10/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31902, p4
Reports on the dismissal of the negotiation between Dallas Cowboys and the county officials of Dallas, Texas. Impact of the dismissal on the plan to create a stadium for the team; Passage of the bill by the Texas Legislature; Lack of interest of the county commissioners on the project.
- Listen to a tale of two Indys. Shabazz, Abdul-Hakim // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 30, p11A
Comments on the decision of Mayor Bart Peterson to pass a budget that eliminated about 170 public-safety positions in Indianapolis, Indiana. Claim of Peterson that the cuts would not have been necessary had the state General Assembly given him his Indy Works plan; Criticism of the author on the...
- Lombard, III., Board Will Vote on Debt-Service Shortfall. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/27/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33638, p6
The article reports that the Lombard, Illinois Village Board will vote on the appropriation of about one million dollars to pay for the shortfall in the January 1, 2012 debt service payment, in which the debt service reserves will be used if the village officials voted against the appropriation.
- Miami-Dade Officials Weighing Timing of $440M Ballpark Deal. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/16/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33132, p24
The article reports on the consideration of Miami-Dade County officials to price $440 million of revenue bonds in the third week of June 2009 to finance the Florida Marlin's new baseball field. It notes that the retail pricing for the bonds was tentatively scheduled on June 17, but the deal is...
- Giuliani: 'New Jersey' Jets Will Have to Wait Behind Yankees, Mets in Stadium Line. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;05/03/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31131, p3
Focuses on the sports stadium budget of New York City. Confirmation of the negotiations with NYC2012 to make infrastructure improvements by Adam Barsky; Formation of Jay Street Development Corp. to finance the courthouse construction project; Benefit of the stadium.
- Taxation without representation. Snyder, Eric // Inside Tucson Business;02/07/2000, Vol. 9 Issue 46, p4
Discusses the result of an Arizona Chamber of Commerce poll held in January 2000 that 56% of Arizonans were in favor of using tourism taxes to pay for a stadium for the Arizona Cardinals football team, the Fiesta Bowl and possible future Super Bowls. Problems perceived in using tourism taxes...
- Jets asking city, state to kick in $600 million. Michaud, Anne // Crain's New York Business;12/8/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 49, p3
The article reports that the price tag for New York City and state investment in a New York Jets stadium on Manhattan's far West Side has nearly doubled to at least $600 million as of December 8, 2003. Earlier the cost estimated for stadium platform and roof together was between $300-400...