Convention Center Momentum

Saskal, Rich
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/3/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32312, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports that construction on an expanded Anchorage, Alaska convention center is expected to begin in spring 2006 following the sale of the bonds that will finance the project. According to Anchorage chief financial officer Jeff Sinz, the success of the bond sale is attributed to the national trend toward lower intermediate and long-term interest rates. The nonprofit organization created by the city government, CIVICVentures will issue the bonds estimated at $111 million.


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