Mostly Navajo School District Leveraging Federal Impact Aid
- Santa Fe, N.M., Schools Near End of $73 Million Authorization. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;7/12/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32669, p4
The article reports that Santa Fe Public School District in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be using most of its remaining authorization from a February 2005 election with its competitive sale of $28.5 million of general obligation bonds (GO). The sale will leave the school district with $5 million of...
- Wrong side of the Fence. Bergman, B.J. // Mother Jones;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p68
Reports that a handful of traditional Navajos in Arizona struggle to hold their place as the deadline for their forced relocation approaches. Court order which has turned them into squatters; Declaration that their land belong to the Hopis; Social conditions and livelihood of the relocatees and...
- Veto stands, smoking allowed in casino. RUCKMAN, S. E. // Native American Times;9/19/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 87, p3
The article reports on the decision to allow smoking in the Navajo Nation's first casino, which is expected to open in Arizona, after the council failed to override a veto by tribal president Joe Shirley. A special session was held by the tribal council on September 11, 2008 to try and defeat a...
- Washington Schools Seeking $1.5B in Bond Authorizations. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;12/30/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32289, p1
The article reports on the bond authorizations sought by several school districts in Washington. Issaquah School District is requesting 241.9 million dollars to be issued for construction over a period of six years. Lake Washington School District is asking voters for renovations requiring 436...
- Election Results. // Bond Buyer;12/14/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32528, p29
A list of approved bond issuance proposals by various states in the U.S. is presented. They include $2,850,000 worth of bonds to be used for financing high school projects in Iowa, $3,305,000 issuance for replacement of heating and ventilation and electrical equipment in New Jersey and...
- Dire Financial Future Seen for Los Angeles Schools. Webster, Keeley // Bond Buyer;11/12/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34409, p1
An independent report commissioned by the Los Angeles Unified School District's superintendent predicted dire financial results if the school system doesn't take action.
- Mansfield Parked. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;8/23/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32202, p27
Reports that officials from the Mansfield Independent School District near Dallas, Texas, has decided to postpone a planned bond referendum that would have funded construction of three elementary schools and one intermediate, middle and high school. Increase in enrollment each year; Postponement...
- Alabama County Schools Hope Issue Will Bolster District Operations, Credit. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;06/13/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31159, p37
Reports the bond sale by schools in Mobile County, Alabama to boost district operations and credit. Amount of capital outlay warrants sold by the school district; Purpose of bond proceeds; Role of financial adviser Gardnyr Michael Capital Inc. in the sale.
- Lower Approval Threshold Tempts Calif. School Districts to Ballot. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;8/24/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31210, p1
Reports on the bond measures from California school districts included in the local elections on November 6, 2001. Lower voter approval threshold sought by the districts; Bond applications under Proposition 39; Use of proceeds from the bond measures.