TITLE

New York MTA Looking for Money To Close '05 Gap, Fund Capital Plan

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/29/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31979, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of the board of Metropolitan Transportation Authority to shorten a projected funding gap in its proposed five-year capital plan in New York. Objective of the plan; Pursuit of the agency in closing operating budget deficit projected for fiscal 2005; Proposal to raise fares by slashing discounts and increase bridge and tunnel tolls.
ACCESSION #
14595545

 

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