Utah Highway Planners Getting Creative

Albanese, Elizabeth
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/16/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32321, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Utah Legislature is considering general obligation (GO) highway debt and additional creative financing tools that would increase the state's financing capacity for the projects. The U.S. House Transportation Committee (HTC) has approved a measure that would allow the state to issue 1.3 billion dollar of GO. The HTC has amended the bill to leave the choice of projects to be funded with the proceeds to the discretion of the Utah Transportation Committee.


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