California lawmaker's ambitious plans include $16 billion in bonds
- Group wants to bump state sales tax by 1 cent. // Inside Tucson Business;4/14/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p3
The article reports on the plan of the Transportation and Infrastructure Moving Arizona's Economy (TIME) to increase state sales tax by one cent. TIME hoped to put a ballot measure before voters in November 2008 to ask for a one cent increase to the sales tax to support its highway projects. The...
- Arkansas Eyes Sales Tax Bonds As Part of $1B Highway Plan. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/29/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32018, p1
Reports on the suggestion of officials from the Highway and Transportation Department to used state sales tax revenue bonds to finance part of a highway program in Arkansas. Lack of concrete proposals introduced by lawmakers; Gathering of Legislature for its 85th General Assembly; Expectation of...
- BUYER IN THE PICTURE. // Wholesale News;Jun2011, Issue 6, p12
The article profiles Jon Burton, senior trading controller at Landmark Wholesale Ltd. in Great Britain.
- California Senator calls for $16 billion in GOs to fix roads. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;12/11/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30538, p1
Reports on the plan of California Senate President Pro Tem Jon Burton to introduce legislation that would ask voters to approve $16 billion in transportation bonds. General obligation bond authorization on four general election ballots; Spread of debt initiative.
- Not all freeways need lead to L.A. Waxman, Lionel // Inside Tucson Business;07/06/98, Vol. 8 Issue 15, p5
Opinion. Compares highway planning in Los Angeles and San Diego, California and Tucson, Arizona. Concerns over traffic problems in Los Angeles; Steps taken in San Diego to avoid these problems; Similarity between the growth characteristics of San Diego and Tucson.
- Highway plan detoured. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;7/31/95, Vol. 11 Issue 31, p22
Informs about the plan of Congress and the New York City Mayor Giuliani to tear down a newly constructed stretch of the West Side Highway and rebuild it alongside Donald Trump's planned Riverside South development.
- New state bank hits a bump in South Carolina start-up. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/02/98, Vol. 240 Issue 5, p13
Provides information on the highway project being financed by the Carolina Infrastructure Bank. Financial information on the project; Detailed information on the benefits of the project; Information on the company that was selected to do the construction work.
- Hungary is hungry for projects. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/02/98, Vol. 240 Issue 5, p16
Provides information on the need for two additional trans-European roadways in Hungary. Financial information on the project; Comments from Attila Repassy, general manager of the North-East Hungarian Motor Way Development and Operating Company; Information on other projects that are underway.
- Province plans rugged route. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/02/98, Vol. 240 Issue 5, p19
Provides information on plans to build a 14-mile, two-lane gravel road linking the Nisga's Indian community of Kincolith in British Columbia with the provincial high system. Financial information on the highway; Comments from Angela Buckingham, who manages environmental review for the...