TITLE

Local Officials Seek Revolving Loans for Brownfield Cleanup

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;03/16/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31098, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that officials in Washington State are seeking revolving loans for brownfield cleanup. Streamlining of federal aid process; Long-term funding proposal.
ACCESSION #
4239288

 

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