TITLE

Mississippi Creates Regional Bonding Authority for Water Utilities

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32363, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
20597496

 

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