Chicago's MetPier Needed No State Help for Latest Debt Service Payment

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/28/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32433, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority in Chicago, Illinois has closed its fiscal 2006 in June 2006 with a $2.3 million balance in its tourism-related tax revenue. The authority has met its June debt service payment on its $1.1. billion convention center expansion bond issue without tapping state, sales taxes.


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