Analysts Study Implications of Opposing N.Y. MTA Land Plans

O'Brien, Elizabeth
February 2005
Bond Buyer;2/15/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32071, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the views of credit analysts on the implications for the financing plan for a sports and convention center on a Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)-owned land in New York. Terms of the construction plan; Impact of the plan on MTA's ability to deliver services; Resolution of MTA's budget gaps.


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