Detroit to Issue $750 Million Of New Water and Sewer Debt
- Sonoma County, Calif., proposes tax-exempt sale to win sewer plant deal. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;05/01/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30384, p3
Focuses on the proposal of the Sonoma County Water Agency to use tax-free municipal bonds to take over the wastewater treatment facilities of Petaluma, California. Total amount of bond proceeds needed by the county for the project; Background on the two separate cost estimates submitted by the...
- Budget in brief. Harris, Elizabeth E. // Bond Buyer;11/06/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30516, p6
Reports on Fairfax County, Virginia's consideration of refunding sewer revenue bonds. Use of proceeds from the issue to refund maturities in Series 1996 bonds that were used to finance the expansion and improvement of the county-owned wastewater treatment plant; County's pursuit of an active...
- N.J.'s wastewater trust granted expanded power to issue bonds. Demenchuk, Michael // Bond Buyer;08/22/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30215, p3
Focuses on New Jersey Governor Christine Todd's signing of legislation expanding the state Wastewater Treatment Trust's role in issuing bonds for drinking water and other projects. Provisions under the bill; Request for wastewater project funding for 1998.
- Report: State revolving loan program a big success. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;01/29/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30320, p4
Reports on the savings of municipal borrowers from the state revolving loan funds program, which helps finance municipal wastewater treatment projects in the United States. Findings of the Council of Infrastructure Financing on the program's success; Total funding released from the program...
- Muni Issuance sets July Record. Walker, Susanne // Bond Buyer;8/01/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31690, p1
Reports that the long-term municipal bond market in the U.S. has set a record with the largest amount of debt ever sold in July, as of August 1, 2003. Increase of 6.5 percent in the amount of debt sold over the previous July record; Growth of 36.7 percent in deals refunding outstanding bonds...
- As Institutional Ownership Dips in 1st Half, Households Pick Up the Slack. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;09/27/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30984, p7
Highlights the growth of household ownership of municipal bonds in the United States in the first half of 2000. Impact of the development on total outstanding municipal debt; Reduction of municipal-bond ownership by mutual funds and property and casualty insurers.
- Outstanding Muni Debt Soars to $1.6 Trillion, Boosting Holdings. Fine, Jacob // Bond Buyer;06/13/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31159, p34
Reports the status of municipal debt in the United States. Effect of long-term debt issuance on municipal debt; Cause for the increase of municipal bonds; Implications for municipal holdings.
- New Issue Stay in Short Supply, But Ohio GOs May Carry Weight. Ryst, Sonja // Bond Buyer;03/20/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30852, p8
Reports on developments related to the municipal bond market in the United States as of March 20, 2000. Ohio's planned general obligation debt deal; Maryland Community Development Administration's planned bond deals.
- Record new-money volume set by municipals in 1997. Yong Lim; Polyak, Ilana // Bond Buyer;01/05/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30303, p1
Reports that municipal bond issuers in the United States have increased sales of new-money debt in 1997. Citing of the possibility that trend will continue in 1998; Long-term bonds; Growing demand for public works; Ongoing trend towards state and local control of public projects; Interest rates.