TITLE

Tulsa School Board Pushes for Change in Bond Election Law

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Patrick M.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/29/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31065, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Oklahoma school officials' call for the state Legislature to help them eliminate a law that makes it difficult for school districts to get bond issues approved. Tulsa Public Schools District school board members' meeting with state lawmakers; Problems experienced by school districts because of the current bond election law.
ACCESSION #
4059062

 

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