TITLE

Louisiana Bond Commission Meets to Discuss $1B in Requests

AUTHOR(S)
deSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/22/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31995`, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the meeting of the Louisiana State Bond Commission to review bond request to accelerate transportation projects. Presentation of project update by the Department of Transportation and Development; Sale of general obligation and revenue bonds; Use of the proceeds for an expansion and renovation project for the non-profit corporation's acute care hospital in Baton Rouge.
ACCESSION #
14815223

 

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