TITLE

Topeka Bridge Financing

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/11/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32358, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plans of Topeka city to issue additional revenue bonds to finance the construction of a new Topeka Boulevard Bridge in Kansas. The sources of funds for the initiative include the half-cent sales tax, federal grants, and the proceeds from the sale of revenue bonds. The government has already allocated 44.1 million dollars to the initiative.
ACCESSION #
20475414

 

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