TITLE

In Michigan, Options Expand With End to Ban on Bans

AUTHOR(S)
Carvlin, Elizabeth; Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/15/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31387, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the selling of bond anticipation notes to fund the construction of a jail in a municipality in Michigan. Revision on the Michigan Municipal Finance Act; Freedom of municipalities to issue bonds without state oversight; Opportunity brought by the changes on non-home rule communities to negotiate deals.
ACCESSION #
6794571

 

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