Bexar County, Tex., OKs Plan to Create New Conduit Issuer

Albanese, Elizabeth
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/18/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32093, p3
Trade Publication
This article reports that Bexar County, Texas, commissioners approved a plan to create a new conduit issuer to sell approximately $120 million of revenue bonds, the county's share of transportation projects worth nearly $700 million aimed at improving mobility in the greater San Antonio area. County officials will appear before the Texas Transportation Commission, which must approve any state-related transportation projects, on April 28 to present the funding proposal. The partnership includes the Texas Department of Transportation, a new conduit issuer to be created by the county, and the Alamo Regional Mobility Authority.


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