TITLE

Venice, Ill., Lacks Funds for Debt Payment on Closed Toll Bridge

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/19/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31347, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on problems on debt service payment for McKinley Toll Bridge in Venice, Illinois. Efforts of legislators to turnover the management of the bridge to the state government; Bonds sold by the city government; Mismanagement of payments.
ACCESSION #
6704764

 

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