Williamson County, Tex., Weighs $100M Road Bond Referendum
- Detroit Eyes Debt Vote. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/28/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31935, p27
Cites the plan of the city council of Detroit, Michigan to vote on a measure that would ask voters in November 2004 to authorize bonds for several capital projects in 2006. Provisions of the proposed measure; Implications for the municipal bonds market.
- Loudon County, Va., Puts $108M of GOs on Nov. Ballot. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;8/2/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31938, p4
Reports on the request for voters to approve the general obligation bonds in a referendum in Loudoun County, Virginia. Approval of the board of supervisors for the borrowing plans; Use of the bond proceeds to fund projects related to school construction; Division of the debt request into two...
- Fairfax County, Va., Putting $325M in GOs to Voters. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;8/5/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31941, p32
Reports on the decision to ask voters to approve the general obligation bond issuance in separate ballot questions in Fairfax County, Virginia. Approval of the Circuit Court to place the bond questions on the ballot; Utilization of the proceeds on human services facilities; Plan of the county to...
- Municipal Bond Elections. // Bond Buyer;11/2/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32251, p25
Presents schedules of referendum related to municipal bonds in the U.S.
- Prince William County, Va., May See $1.72B of GOs Over 13 Years. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;1/13/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32049, p5
The article reports that officials in Prince William County, Virginia, are considering to bring a US$1.72 billion of general obligation bonds in a series of referendums, primarily to keep up with the strong demand for new roads in the rapidly growing locality. Of the US$1.72 billion, US$ 1.54...
- Sixty Industry, Calif., Voters OK $500M Of GOs, With $150M for New Stadium. Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;1/22/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33046, p3
The article reports on the approval of the $500 million of general obligation bonds in San Francisco, California. The $150 million will be used to finance infrastructure needed for a proposed National Football League stadium. The city has just 84 registered voters and the referendum required a...
- Political capital? Look no further than the GOP. Gibbons, Valerie // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/5/2004, Issue 323213, p3
Reports on the passage of California's recovery bond as well as Proposition 58 at a reference held. Efforts of governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to promote the deficit bond; Bipartisan theme of the campaign; Goal of the propositions to refinance existing debt from the shortfall in last year's...
- Controversial Refinancing Method Gains Ground Among Muni Issuers. Walker, Susanne // Bond Buyer;7/10/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31674, p1
Reports on plans of municipal bond issuers of Washington State to employ refinancing methods to raise their gains. Sector in which issuers are more interested to examine type of financing feature; Shortcomings of refinancing deals; Reason why insurance companies dislike these schemes.
- Finances in focus. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;04/27/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30628, p8
Reports on the municipal bond financing of New Haven, Connecticut and Hope Springs, Arkansas. Benefits for New Haven of a credit rating upgrade from Moody's Investors Service Inc.; Yale University's economic benefits for the city; Uses of Hot Springs' $6.5 million industrial development revenue...