No New Jail

Watts, Jim
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/18/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32051, p35
Trade Publication
Reports on the rejection of a sales tax proposal by the Caddo County voters in Oklahoma. Proposal of jail construction to replace a crowded 47-year-old facility; Use of surplus for capital outlay projects; Issuance of bonds to build a combined city hall and community.


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