Louisiana Bond Commission Approves Request to Sell $300M for Superdome

DeSue, Tedra
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32333, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval of the Louisiana State Bond Commission of a request to sell up to 300 million dollars of revenue bonds by the Louisiana Stadium and Exposition District. The proceeds of the revenue bonds will used to improve the Superdome in New Orleans and to re-finance existing debt for savings.


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