TITLE

Construction Costs Plague Southeast

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/13/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32360, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the difficulties faced by budget officials in evaluating plans for several major bond-funded projects due to rising construction costs in the U.S. The rising construction costs could be attributed to the economic expansion in China, and the reconstruction efforts in Iraq. Among the projects affected by the rising construction costs include the Louisiana toll road project and the capital improvement plan for the water and sewer system in Atlanta.
ACCESSION #
20517409

 

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