TITLE

Washington County, Md., Upgraded, Affirmed Ahead of $25 Million Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/6/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32332, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Standard & Poor's Corp.'s upgrade and Fitch Ratings Inc.'s affirmation of underlying credit ratings for Washington County, Maryland in advance of the country's competitive sale of $25.5 million in general obligation bonds. The rating on the county's $129.4 million of outstanding debt was increased from A-plus to AA-minus. Fitch Ratings affirmed the AA-minus rating on the outstanding debt.
ACCESSION #
20281902

 

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