Despite Lawsuit, Atlanta Proceeding With Big Sewer Sale

DeSue, Tedra
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/10/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31944, p40
Trade Publication
Reports that the Atlanta, Georgia city government is proceeding with a $790 million of water and wastewater revenue bonds. Lawsuit filed by the Fulton County Taxpayers Association; Request for injunction, which could halt the city's efforts; Alleged inflation of the costs of repairs.


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