Lawton, Okla., Accelerates Capital Plans Ahead of Influx

Watts, Jim
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/17/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32424, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on City Manager Larry Mitchell's disclosure before the Oklahoma Strategic Military Planning Commisions that the city of Lawton will need new water and sewer lines and street improvements totaling $40 million over five years with the assignment of thousands of soldiers to the adjacent area of Fort Still, Texas. Mitchell said that he sent letter to two state senators that represent Lawton, but didn't get much response. He clarified that the city would rather not issue revenue bonds to finance the water line work.


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