Shreveport Readies Record Deal

Watts, Jim
July 2011
Bond Buyer;7/7/2011, Vol. 377 Issue 33545, p1
Trade Publication
The article announces the sale of Shreveport's 81.5 million dollar-worth of general obligation (GO) debt which is set on July 12, 2011 in Louisiana. It notes that this GO debt is part of the city's 175 million dollars bond program. It projects that the city will have 224 million dollars in its outstanding GO debt. The city is also expected to issue the remaining authorization in two tranches based on project needs.


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