EZs offer financial hope for Virginia, West Virginia cities

Meisler, Daniel
January 1999
Bond Buyer;01/21/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30562, p24
Trade Publication
Reports on how blighted urban areas in Virginia and West Virginia are expected to benefit from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development's designation of 20 cities and counties as empowerment zones, making them eligible for low-cost loans and bond financing. Zones' authorization to issue $130 million in tax-free bonds each year; Details of a development project in Huntington, West Virginia.


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