TITLE

commission Looks to Lawmakers for Help With Florida's Underfunded Ports

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/16/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32340, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Florida's 14 deep-water ports can only afford to pay for 621 million dollar of the 2.5 billion dollar they need for capital improvements and to remain competitive. A new source of funds for ports is needed by the Florida Ports Financing Commission. Bond financing for some projects will need to be made.
ACCESSION #
20246123

 

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