Four Long Island Issuers Weigh $255M for Environment

McDonald, Michael
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/24/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31954, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on the consideration of lawmakers for the approval of environmental referendum in Long Island, New York. Value allocated for the environmental fund that would protect open space, small parks, and farmland; Provision under the proposed legislation; Opposition of some environmentalist against the bill.


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