Prince William County, Va., May See $1.72B of GOs Over 13 Years

Vadum, Matthew
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/13/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32049, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that officials in Prince William County, Virginia, are considering to bring a US$1.72 billion of general obligation bonds in a series of referendums, primarily to keep up with the strong demand for new roads in the rapidly growing locality. Of the US$1.72 billion, US$ 1.54 billion would be devoted to improving roads in the rapidly growing locality. Out of the remaining US$180 million, US$120 million would be designated to park projects and US$60 million would be earmarked for libraries.


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