Detroit Preparing to Meet With Raters Over Structural Deficit

Carvlin, Elizabeth
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32339, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to meet with rating agencies Standard & Poor's Corp., Fitch Ratings Inc. and Moody's Investors Service Inc. to talk about the city's plans to reduce a structural deficit in Michigan. According to rating analyst Jonathan North, the talk will focus on the ability and willingness of Detroit to address its financial and structural imbalances.


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