TITLE

Arizona Community Colleges Hit Market With $190 Million

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/22/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32075, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Maricopa County Community College (MCCC) in Arizona will go to market today with a competitive sale of $190.3 million of general obligation bonds, the first offering to be sold from a $951.4 million GO authorization approved by voters in November 2004. The largest community college district in the country, MCCC operates 10 colleges and 17 campuses in the rapidly growing Phoenix area. The proceeds from the bonds will be used for a variety of capital improvements, including adding classroom space, acquiring computers and related technology, expanding libraries, remodeling aging and obsolete campus facilities, and purchasing land.
ACCESSION #
16212992

 

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