TITLE

Small deal fuels grand hopes for troubled east St. Louis, Ill

AUTHOR(S)
Ward, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30565, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on East Saint Louis, Illinois' plan to sell a tax increment financing deal. Proposal to use the proceeds for a library; Variable-rate demand obligations; Department of Housing and Urban Development's approval of the city's empowerment zone application.
ACCESSION #
1499059

 

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