TITLE

HUD Repair Funds Sought

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/25/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32389, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the passage of a plan to cover uninsured losses at public housing properties in Mississippi to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The funds are being requested from an allocation of five billion dollars previously approved by the federal government for the state's recovery from Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
ACCESSION #
21066240

 

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