U.S. mayors propose legislation for water facilities
- Mayors studying revenue impact of private-activity water exemptions. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;01/31/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30818, p5
Reports on the United States Conference of Mayors' deliberations on the exemption of tax-free bonds from the private-activity bond volume cap. Lobbying effort to allow tax-exempt bonds to be used by public-private partnerships in financing water and wastewater projects.
- Plan to increase cap has best odds of enactment. Kinnander, Ola; Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;01/31/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30818, p1A
Reports on the lobbying efforts of water firms and the United States Conference of Mayors to convince Congress to exempt tax-free bonds from private-activity bond volume cap.
- Delaware's drinking water loan fund might trigger general obligation issues. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;07/24/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30194, p32
Reports that the creation of Delaware's Safe Drinking Water Revolving Fund could spur the issuance of up to $10 million in state general obligation bonds between 1997 and 2003. Revolving fund for wastewater; Projects to be financed by the potable water fund; Funding sources for the projects.
- IBWA Corner: Mayors' resolution: IBWA provides facts. // Water Technology;Jun2008, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p51
The article offers information on the study of municipal water sources and impacts of bottled water on municipal waste presented by the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA). It mentions that IBWA and American Beverage Association met with the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) to present...
- Guides to developing RFQ/Ps and markets. // BioCycle;Feb95, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p12
Reports that the National Composting Program, a project of the United States Conference of Mayors has published guides on developing facilities and building markets in municipal composting.
- Labor Law Controversy May Keep Congress From Passing SRF Bills. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;9/19/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31474, p6
Reports the state of the bill for increasing the funding of wastewater and drinking water revolving loan funds in the U.S. Representation of a substantial annual increase; Applicability of the bill on the projects of the state; Application of labor law to both the initial federal funds that are...
- Mayors report recycling gains. // BioCycle;May95, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p6
Reports on findings of a survey conducted by the United States Conference of Mayors on waste management in the cities. Increase in curbside and multifamily recycling in 1994.
- Seattle's Norm Rice takes USCM helm. Neiman, Eris // American City & County;Jun95, Vol. 110 Issue 7, p24
Reports on the selection of Seattle, Washington Mayor Norm Rice as president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Rice's pledge to improve the city's economic outlook; Achievements; Provisions under Comprehensive Growth Plan initiated by Rice; Duties and responsibilities as USCM head.
- New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial Takes Helm Of U.S. Conference Of Mayors. // Jet;7/16/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 5, p48
Reports on the inauguration of New Orleans, Louisiana, Mayor Marc Morial as president of the United States Conference of Mayors.