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- Securities Law Application to Municipal Finance Transactions–Continued Expansion and a Market in Flux: Part 2. Doty, Robert W. // Municipal Finance Journal;Spring2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p31
The author offers his thoughts on municipal finance transactions. He states that securities law application to municipal finance transactions is maturing, and through a steady evolutionary process, private litigants and enforcers are becoming increasingly assertive. He also asserts that the...
- Replacement of Vehicles in Local Government--An Economic View. Mehra, M. L. // Management Services;Dec1976, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p12
Examines the topic of vehicle replacement in Great Britain. Current replacement value of the vehicle fleet of a typical local authority; Question of whether the vehicles need to be replaced as often as they are; Types of replacement policy; Cost minimisation policy; Effect of the cost...
- Arkansas Town's $4M Restructuring. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/16/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32693, p1
The article reports on the issuance of $4 million in municipal bonds for the reconstruction of sewage treatment plant in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. It is stated that the plan to refund $1.88 million of outstanding sewer bond debt has been approved by the city, and issued another $2.15 million for...
- Reform Votes. McClain, Anna // Yes!;Summer2002, Issue 22, p8
The article reports on the passage of a 100 million dollars revenue bond for renewable energy by the voters in San Francisco, California. It will be used to pay for solar panels, wind turbines energy efficiency measures for public buildings. The improvement of solar power efficiency in recent...
- Houston Revisits $146 Million Portion of Refunding Deal. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;9/14/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32217, p34
Reports on the sale of 145.8 million of Series 2005 combined utility system revenue refunding bonds by Houston, Texas. Bond prices; Advancement of refunding of the Series 1996D bonds; Financial advisers for the city's combined utility system; Sufficiency of savings to meet the city's targets.
- Phoenix's $3.3B Budget in Hands of Proposition 3 Voters. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/27/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32700, p3
The article reports on the plan of Phoenix to cut $1.1 billion of its current $3.3 billion budget for fiscal 2008, with even deeper cuts in later years if voters do not extend the city's exemption from Arizona's constitutional spending limit for cities. The exemption allows the city to continue...
- Mimicking New York, L.A. hawks its assets. Stanley, T.L.; Atkinson, Claire // Advertising Age;3/1/2004, Vol. 75 Issue 9, p1
Reports on the efforts of the city of Los Angeles, California to gain profit from marketers and merchandise. Statement issue by city councilman Eric Garcetti; Proliferation of municipal sponsorships; Increase in marketing activity; State of the budgets of cities across the state.
- Program Tools to Regulate Ecological Situation in Municipality. Lukinykh, Mikhail I. // Izvestia Uralskogo Gosudarstvennogo Ekonomiceskogo Universiteta;2011, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p180
Ecological situation in municipality is an indicator of territory development and, hence, is in the primary focus of local authorities. Management of the environmental situation implies working out and implementing target plans and programs funded from municipal budgets. The article considers...
- Forest Preserve Budget. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/16/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32260, p33
Reports that Cook County Board President John Stroger has introduced his fiscal 2006 budget for the county's Forest Preserve District in Illinois. Aim of Stroger to seek levy increase for the spending plan; Municipal bond rating; Claim of Stroger that the budget is facing a shortfall.