TITLE

N.Y.C. Plan to Spend Tobacco Debt on Landfill Draws Flak

AUTHOR(S)
McKaig, Ryan
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/20/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31164, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that members of the Independent Budget Office (IBO) and Citizens Budget Commission (CBC) have criticized a plan by New York City officials to use tobacco bond money to help finance the closure of Fresh Kills landfill. Criticism about the use of debt to cover operating expenses; Other concerns of the IBO and CBC members.
ACCESSION #
4726211

 

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