Ring Around Atlanta

Desuc, Tedra
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/24/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32097, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Atlanta was one of the last major cities in the country to use tax allocation districts (TAD) as a revitalization tool. Now the city has five such districts and is studying plans to develop its most ambitious TAD yet , an undertaking that could lead to the sale of at least $1.3 billion of bonds over the next 25 years. As Atlanta's population has grown by leaps and bounds, its transportation system has failed to keep up, and officials at every level of government are trying to find solutions.


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