S&P Gives BART a Boost

Cohen, Jackie
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/2/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32394, p43
Trade Publication
The article reports that Standard and Poor's has upgraded the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District in California from AA-minus to AA ahead of a $64.7 million sale of senior sales tax revenue bonds in the later part of June 2006. The rating upgrade applies to the $699 million in parity debt. The upcoming bond sale with finance the construction of a new train station between Dublin and Pleasanton.


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