Chicago Readies $220M Deal for July, $100M Offering This Fall
- FLORIDA: Palm Beach GOs Face Poll. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;12/13/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32773, p9
The article reports that the voters in Palm Beach, Florida have gone to the polls in the December 11, 2007 elections to decide if local officials can issue $30 million of 30-year general obligation (GO) bonds to finance beach renourishment and stormwater drainage improvements. The report notes...
- OHIO: State Sets $30M for Parks. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;10/31/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32745, p9
The article reports that Ohio is set to sell $30 million of lease-backed revenue debt to finance various state park and recreation capital projects. The bonds are secured by lease payments from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, with additional security provided by the state's pledge of...
- California Redevelopment Group Sues Over $350 Million Fund Shift. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;12/8/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33018, p3
The article reports on the filing of a lawsuit by the California Redevelopment Association challenging a $350 million shift from redevelopment agencies to the state government. It argues that the transfer of redevelopment funds violates state constitutional language that authorized the creation...
- Miami-Dade Commissioners Approve $406M of GOs for Marlins Ballpark. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;4/8/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33094, p3
The article reports on the decision of Miami-Dade County, Florida commissioners to approve the $405.9 million of revenue bonds for the Florida Marlins' baseball stadium. It states that commissioners approve issuing up to $351 million of bonds, which comprise of a professional sports franchise...
- Tustin Hopes Roadway Will Spur Base Project. MUELLER, MARK // Orange County Business Journal;12/13/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 50, p1
The article reports on the initiative of the Tustin city government to start the development of its 820-acre Legacy Park project at a former Marine base in California. It mentions that the city had planned to raise 40 million dollars through bond sale for payment of a key road extension and...
- Downtown blight: Awnings not enough. // Crain's Detroit Business;7/8/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 27, p8
Comments on the plans for downtown renovation in Detroit, Michigan. Importance of sufficient funding for city projects; Need for the government to find ways to enhance downtown development at a reasonable cost; Opportunities provided to the people of Detroit.
- City looks at sponsors to boost its budget. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;05/17/99, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p1
Reports that city officials in San Diego, California are hoping to enter into more partnerships with the private sector to boost its local budget and help defray the costs for major improvement projects and ongoing programs. City government's efforts in looking for new and more creative ways to...
- North Texas Cities Mull Using Federal Funds for Toll Road Projects. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;8/15/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31450, p3
Reports the plan to use the federal funds for toll road projects by the city officials in Texas. Congestion of the freeways; Generation of additional funds; Expansion of the Interstate highway.
- Highlands planners seek shortfall plug. Boddy, Robert // Planning (14672073);2/26/2010, Issue 1857, p7
The article reports on the decline in planning fee income received by the planning officials of the Highland Council in Scotland.