Atlanta OKs $1.4B, Mostly for Airport

Sigo, Shelly
July 2009
Bond Buyer;7/8/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33145, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval of the sale of $1.4 billion of new-money and refunding bonds by the Atlanta City Council in Atlanta, Georgia. The approval is aimed to help the completion of the city's new international terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. It states that city finance officials are expected to use the alternative minimum tax afforded by the federal stimulus act when they sell $800 million of new airport revenue bonds and $590 million of refunding debt.


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