TITLE

Nevada Water Agency Sets $400M to Meet Needs of Growing Clark County

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Jackie
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/12/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32421, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) to expand its operations due to a population outburst and dry climate in Clark County, Nevada. Approximately 400 million U.S. dollars in revenue bonds will be sold on October 10, 2006 to help finance the proposed expansion. The SNWA gets water from Lake Mead in Nevada and distributes it to six retail utilities including the Las Vegas Valley Water District, which comprises 75 percent of the SNWA wholesale business.
ACCESSION #
21673747

 

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