TITLE

Milwaukee County Voters Likely to Have Say on Pension Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/1/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32061, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Milwaukee County board is expected to vote this week on whether to hold advisory referendum on County Executive Scott Walker's proposal to sell $261 million of pension obligation bonds to reduce the burden of an unfunded pension liability on the county's general fund. The resolution would pave the way for inclusion on the April ballot of a referendum asking whether the county should issue up to $261 million of general obligation promissory notes for an unfunded liability owed to the retirement system.
ACCESSION #
15896738

 

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