Idaho Rides Garvee Train

Saskal, Rich
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/21/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32365, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Idaho has joined with the other 14 states and two territories in the U.S. that have issues Garvees' train, according to the Federal Highway Administration. In this connection, the state plans to issue about 200 million dollars grant in anticipation to the revenue vehicle bonds that will be repaid with the future federal transportation grants.


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