Albanese, Elizabeth
October 2000
Bond Buyer;10/17/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 30997, p27
Trade Publication
Presents news and municipal finance issues in the United States Southwest, as of October 2000. Tax hike fight in the city of Kendleton, Texas; Proposed sales-tax hike for mass transit in Salt Lake, Davis and Weber counties in Utah; Revenue receipts in Kansas for September 2000.


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