Chicago's Skyway Deal Reaps Improved S&P Outlook

Shields, Yvette
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/31/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32060, p3
Trade Publication
Focuses on the improvement of Standard & Poor's Rating Services' outlook to Chicago's privatization of the Skyway toll road in Chicago, Illinois. Rates of other rating agencies to the city's project; Change in the rate of the city to stable from negative by Moody's Investors Services; Closure of the privatization deal which made the city a good candidate for an upgrade according to Merril Lynch & Co.; Rise of unemployment rate in the city.


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