Toll Road Monitors

Carvlin, Elizabeth
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/14/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32402, p41
Trade Publication
The article reports on Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels' appointment of four citizens and three government officials to a board that would monitor compliance to the agreement to lease the Indiana Toll Road. The state intends to close the lease deal with Statewide Mobility Partners at the end of June 2006.


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