Illinois School District May Lose Revenues for Desegregation

Shields, Yvette
October 2000
Bond Buyer;10/30/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31006, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that school district officials of Rockford, Illinois, will review their options to cope with the potential loss of levies that have generated $140 million since the end of 1991 for desegration efforts. Illinois Supreme Court's ruling that the levies are illegal; District's decision to raise the levy under the state's Tort Immunity Act; Impact on the district's finances.


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