TITLE

N.C. Schools' Uncertainty

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/27/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32432, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the funding pressures facing North Carolina to accommodate the growth in student enrollments. In 2006, there are at least $1.5 billion worth of bond referendums on the November ballot. The article also reports on Mecklenburg County commissioners' rejection of a funding plan to build new and renovate old schools.
ACCESSION #
21801089

 

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