In N.J., Longer School Bond Referendums Are Just the Beginning

Higginbotham, Stacey
September 2000
Bond Buyer;09/18/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30977, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on implications of school bonding referendums for voters and schools in the central region district in New Jersey. Details on the referendum; Context of the Education Construction Facilities and Financing Act; Role of New Jersey Economic Development Authority in monitoring school construction.


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