New Development Agency

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/19/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32426, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has signed legislation creating the Southern Illinois Economic Development Authority. The authority will sell up to $250 million of revenue bonds to promote development projects in downstate Illinois. It will be managed by a 21-member board and will have representation from each of the 14 counties in southern Illinois.


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