TITLE

Dallas Council Sets November Vote for $1.35B Bond Package

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/11/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32443, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the upcoming election to approve a 12-part general obligation bond package totaling $1.35 billion in November 7, 2006 in Dallas, Texas. During the election, voter could accept or reject any or all the 12 proposals which were voted unanimously by the council onto the ballot. When approved, the first sale of bonds will be in May 2007 totaling $304 million and then 22.5 percent of the bond in May 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011.
ACCESSION #
22056368

 

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