Budget Woes Turn Illinois School System to Local Bankers for Help
- Rockford, Ill., Schools Turn to U.S. Judge on Desegregation Funds. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/21/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31022, p3
Reports that the Rockford, Illinois School District has turned to the federal courts for a solution after the Illinois Supreme Court overturned the district's use of tort immunity laws to pay for desegregation efforts. District financial officials' hope that the court will issue a Jenkins...
- Cost-Cutting Measures to Impact Workers, Schools. Wiedemann, Liz // San Diego Business Journal;7/7/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 27, p13
The article reports that the board of Poway Unified School District in California has approved the budget for the 2008-2009 fiscal year, which will begin on July 1. The new budget includes a $259 million fund for expenditures and a $10.7 million savings from cost-cutting measures. The services...
- CALIFORNIA: Vallejo USD Regains Control. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;7/20/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32672, p9
The article reports that the Vallejo City Unified School District has regained partial control after the state of California took over control of the district as one of the conditions for a $60 million emergency loan granted in 2004. The school system faced insolvency during the year. The...
- The state-appointed administrator of the Richmond, Calif., school district has released a five-year financial-recovery program for the troubled district. // Education Week;2/5/1992, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p2
The article reports that the state-appointed administrator of the Richmond, California school district has issued a financial recovery program for the district. The plan requires the superintendent and the school board to develop a manageable budget for the school year and to inform employees of...
- New Jersey. Demenchuk, Michael // Bond Buyer;07/07/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30181, p31
Presents news items about public finance in New Jersey. Addition to fiscal 1998 budget of spending for poor urban school districts following a Supreme Court ruling; Hospital bond sale closed by the New Jersey Development Authority for the St. Barnabas Medical Center.
- School funding. // Assessment Journal;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p86
Reports on the petition for a writ of mandamus of two school districts that have received authorized shortfall grants to prevent state officials from including the grants when determining the schools' local resources. Purpose of the shortfall grants; State supreme court's decision.
- All Receive According to Their Needs. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;12/15/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31038, p1
Reports on the California State Allocation Board's plan to adopt a need-based system of allocating school construction matching funds. Implications for districts' needs to issue debt; California's response to a Los Angeles Superior Court ruling that showed the failure of the state's first-come,...
- School Funds OK'd. Daulerio, A. J. // Bond Buyer;6/14/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31904, p35
Reports on the approval of the voters to a school funding initiative that would ease property taxes in Maine. Provisions of the initiative; Estimates on the cost of the plan.
- Seaman No, Shawnee Yes. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;8/10/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31944, p31
Reports that voters in Seaman Unified School District 345 in Kansas have rejected an $8 million general obligation bond referendum while a $168 million sales tax revenue bond plan won approval in Shawnee County.