MIDWEST Bond-Watch

Shields, Yvette; Carvlin, Elizabeth
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/2/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32081, p35
Trade Publication
The article presents information from the business world in the Middle West of the U.S. One portion of the article reports that Chicago last week disclosed the dollar amounts on the losing bids for the 99-year concession lease to operate the 7.8-mile Chicago Skyway toll road, which showed a more than $1 billion difference between the top bidder and the next highest. Similarly, another portion of the article reports that Moody's Investors Service Inc. on Friday upgraded its rating for $20.5 million of bonds to be issued through the Michigan State Hospital Finance Authority to refund 1997 debt on behalf of Bay Regional Medical Center.


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