Arizona Board Plans 'Historic' $500 Million Deal for Schools

Walker, Patrick M.
April 2001
Bond Buyer;04/26/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31126, p3
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Reports the issuance of school campus improvement funds by the Arizona School Facilities Board. Cost estimates of public school improvement; Establishment of baseline standards for school facilities; Unconstitutionality of the state's capital outlay funding; Approval of the state sales tax increase.


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