In Texas, Voters Approve $713M Of Debt for Cypress-Fairbanks ISD

Albanese, Elizabeth
December 2004
Bond Buyer;12/14/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32029, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the approval of voters in the Cypress- Fairbanks Independent School District near Houston to release $713.2 million of general obligation bonds to finance new schools and renovation of existing campuses. The Cypress-Fairbanks community has a long-standing history of supporting the students and schools of the district. The authorization will allow $659.1 million of bonds to finance construction of seven elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools. The borrowing package also includes the purchase of 18 sites for school construction and 194 school buses, as well as funding for renovation and improvement projects at more than 50 district facilities.


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