North Dakota Senator Proposes Using QZABs For New School Construction
- Texans OK $1.5 Billion For Schools. // Bond Buyer;2/10/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31818, p1
Reports that Texas voter has approved a multibillion general obligation bonds to finance a myriad of school districts and local projects. Percentage of voters who approved the bond plan to finance the construction of eight elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school in addition...
- College Saves With RZEDBs. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;12/15/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33233, p9
The article reports that the Metropolitan State College will be saved by the Federal Recovery Zone Economic Development Bonds (RZEDB) to build a new academic building in Denver, Colorado in 2009. It mentions that RZEDB will save the cost of the Metro's plan to build a new academic building by up...
- Passionate advocates deserve our gratitude. // Journal of Business (10756124);6/16/2011, Vol. 26 Issue 13, pA8
In this article, the author comments on the legislation approved by state legislators that authorizes 35 million dollars for the construction of new medical building at the Riverpoint campus in Spokane, Washington.
- Bulletproof School? Skenazy, Lenore // Reason;Oct2014, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p12
The article reports on a new school safety legislative bill introduced by Delaware legislators which requires the inclusion of bullet resistant white boards in each classroom while constructing a new school building.
- California Voters to Face $13B Measure. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;4/5/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31359, p1
Reports on the vote to approve a general obligation bond measure for school construction in California. Senate approval of the multi-year package; Uses of the bond proceeds; Value of the approved measures for local school districts.
- Officials question if QZABs will live up to their promise. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;05/18/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30395, p7
Focuses on the Qualified Zone Academy Bond program which aims to provide federal assistance for local school construction efforts in the United States. Reasons cited why the program will not be able to accomplish its goal; Small amount of bonds in the program; Comment by Jeff Maddrey, attorney...
- Lincoln, Neb., to seek voter approval for $100 million to build high schools. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;6/10/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30659, p36
Reports that Lincoln, Nebraska's Board of Education has asked voters to approve up to $100 million of general obligation bonds to build two high schools. Benefits from the construction of the high school buildings.
- New Mexico forced to find new financing formula for schools. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;08/04/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30697, p1
Reports on New Mexico's search for financing of school construction activities. Taking away of money from districts that lack the wealth to support bond issues; Allocation of construction funds to school districts.
- Los Angeles School Board Seeks Construction Bond. Reid, Karla Scoon // Education Week;12/3/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p4
Los Angeles voters will be asked to support a U.S. $3.87 billion bond issue next year to renovate and build new classrooms. The school board of the Los Angeles Unified School District agreed unanimously last month to put the bond issue on the March 2 ballot. Under the plan, the 750,000-student...