Solid Huntsville Debt

Sigo, Shelly
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/3/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32082, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports that Standard & Poor's Corp. has raised its underlying rating on Huntsville's solid-waste revenue bonds one notch to A plus from A, based on improved financial operations due primarily to strong liquidity levels. The sale refunded a portion of Series 1990 bonds on behalf of the city's Solid Waste Disposal Authority (SWDA), which currently has $79.9 million of debt outstanding. The SWDA was created by Huntsville to provide waste disposal for the city. It also services Madison County.


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