TITLE

Milwaukee County Voters to Weigh $261M Pension Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32064, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the pension deal for the Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, voters. The Milwaukee County board unanimously approved a resolution yesterday to hold an 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 county board approved the measure putting the issue on the April 5 ballot in a 19 to 0 vote. The vote followed the Finance and Audit Committee approval last week.
ACCESSION #
15950874

 

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