Mississippi Creates Regional Bonding Authority for Water Utilities

Sigo, Shelly
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32363, p6
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The article reports on the introduction of a regional bonding authority for water utilities in Mississippi. Governor Haley Barbour signed into law a bill creating the Mississippi Gulf Coast Region Utility Board. This Board has a bonding authority to reconstruct and manage water utility services in the counties that was damaged by Hurricane Katrina. It will further keep authority across connections of the service areas of municipality and independent utility providers.


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