- Giant Ideas For Lower Manhattan. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;12/13/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31532, p1
Reports that New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg outlined a 10.6 billion dollar plan to revitalize lower Manhattan that relies heavily on the insurance of bonds as of December 2002. Details of the plan; Types of investments that public sector must make; Plans of the New York City Housing...
- NEW YORK: Bloomberg's Plan. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;10/22/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31248, p38
Discusses New York City Republican mayoral candidate Michael Bloomberg's recovery plan for downtown Manhattan, New York. Bloomberg's arguments regarding agency to sell bonds to finance reconstruction; Management of recovery efforts; Recovery plan by Bloomberg's opponent in elections.
- No time for budget stopgaps. // Crain's New York Business;7/29/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p9
Comments on the business and politics in New York. Plans of Mayor Michael Bloomberg on the cuts to keep the budget in balance; Efforts of the mayor to do bond refundings; Forecast on the increase of debt service costs in 2006.
- N.Y.C.'s 10-Year Capital Budget Features $53B in Bonds. O'brien, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;5/6/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32127, p3
The article reports that New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg kicked off the city's formal budget negotiations recently when he released a $62.4 billion, 10-year capital plan that includes $53 billion of general obligation and Municipal Water Finance Authority bonds. Under the plan, debt...
- NEWS IN BRIEF. Vekshin, Alison; Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;7/15/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31427, p2
Reports developments related to bonds in the U.S. as of July 2002. Increase in sales of retailers; Reduction in the consumer sentiment index of the University of Michigan; Formation of the New York City Charter Revision Commission by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg.
- New York City Budget Office Favors GOs for West Side Development. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;8/6/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31942, p44
Reports that New York City's plan to redevelop the far West Side of Manhattan would be more cheaply and fairly financed using conventional general obligation bonds than the project bonds proposed by mayor Michael Bloomberg, according to the Independent Budget Office. Financing costs that will be...
- A Lot Hangs on Debt Cap. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;4/21/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31618, p1
Already facing severe budget problem, New York city may have to spend 5 million dollars to 10 million dollars in increased debt service costs annually unless it can convince the state government to remove the debt constraints on the city's Transitional Finance Authority (TFA). According to the...
- Stadium Funding Puzzle N.Y.C. Keeping Its Options Open and Flexible. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;4/26/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31870, p1
Reports that the City of New York plans to sell appropriation bonds to help finance construction of the proposed Jets football stadium on Manhattan's West Side. Empire State Development Corp.'s selection of bankers and lawyers who will work on the financing of the state's contribution to the...
- New York City Mayor Refutes Report of OTB-Backed Bonds. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;2/20/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31328, p4
Reports that New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg denied that the city administration is considering a plan to sell bonds backed by future revenues from the city's Off-Track Betting Corp. (OTB) as of February 19, 2002. Comments of Bloomberg's spokesman on the issue; Former mayor Rudolph W....