TITLE

Firefighting in Paradise

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/21/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32343, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the fire services contract of Paradise Valley, Arizona that is subject for the approval of a request from the voters to raise the base expenditure-spending limit on May 16, 2006 for the program to be carried out. Paradise Valley officials said that the city will be able to pay the contract or run its own fire department if voters do not approve.
ACCESSION #
20302886

 

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