Officials in Harris County, Tex., Pick Game Plan for Toll Roads: Hold 'Em

Albanese, Elizabeth
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/22/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32408, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on Harris County, Texas commissioners' rejection of proposals to lease or sell the county's toll road system. According to the article, the county chose to take advice from financial adviser, First Southwest Co. and implement business practices used by private firms to ensure the system generates the maximum revenue possible. It adds that First Southwest vice chairman Michael Bartolotta offered advice to county officials to forgo any transfer of the three-road system.


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