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- Orlando's $772M Development Plan. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;10/26/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32495, p1
The article reports on the plan to issue tax-exempt and taxable bonds to support Orlando, Florida's plan to build three community venues estimated to cost $1.04 billion. It discusses the use of bond proceeds, private contributions and other funds to construct an arena to host the National...
- Complex Bond Package Eases the Way for New St. Louis Ballpark. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/31/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31791, p1
Reports on the closure of a complex financing package for the construction of a Saint Louis Cardinal ballpark. Issuance of private bonds and taxable municipal bonds for help raise the money needed for the new stadium; Construction cost; Public funding assistance from the city of Saint Louis,...
- St. Paul deal cements funds for proposed hockey arena. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;02/19/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30582, p1
Reports on the issuance of $73.8 million of taxable revenue bonds by the city of Saint Paul, Minnesota to finance a hockey arena. Structure of the deal; Subjection of the bonds to calamity redemption if the area is condemned; Yields of the bonds; Rating by Standard & Poor's.
- Private investors, healthy economy help developers fund sports arenas. McEntee, Christopher // Bond Buyer;05/28/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30402, p1
Reports on the factors causing sports arena developers in the United States to bypass the municipal market when searching for financing for their projects. Wall Street's growing comfort with securitizations; Bond issuers' expansion into the private sports facility area; Favorable economic trends.
- Teams lose in houston and St. Paul, win in San Antonio. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;11/4/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30762, p16
Reports that voters in San Antonio, Texas, approved on November 2, 1999, a proposed municipal bond issue to help finance an arena for the San Antonio Spurs basketball team. Voters' rejection of similar proposals in Houston, Texas, and Saint Paul, Minnesota.
- Sports dome managers' tenure could prove costly to St. Paul taxpayers. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;08/05/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30450, p3
Reports on Miller & Schroeder Financial Inc.'s plan to ask the city of Saint Paul, Minnesota to cover June 1998's $230,000 debt service payment after dome revenues fell short. Implications for taxpayers if the dome's financial woes continue; Bond rating issued by Standard & Poor's.
- Provo, Utah Offering for Women's Hockey Arena Is of Olympian Complexity. Figler, Andrea // Bond Buyer;09/18/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30481, p30
Reports on praises for the financing plan for completing a new arena for women's hockey in time for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah. Profile of the municipal bond to be issued by the Municipal Building Authority of Provo City, Utah; Lease revenue payments from private entities;...
- Detroit Hockey Arena Bonds On Horizon. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;11/21/2014, Issue F345, p1
The state of Michigan may come to market in the next several weeks with a $450 million bond deal to finance a controversial new hockey stadium in Detroit.
- SOUTHWEST Bond-Watch. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/21/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31022, p27
Presents new briefs pertaining to municipal bonds and public finance in the Southwestern States as of November 21, 2000. Pulaski County Special School District's request for a property tax increase; Bennington farmers and ranchers' opposition against the passage of a school bond issue.