- Transportation Infrastructure Needs More Than a $19.9B Issue, Panelists Say. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;9/28/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32476, p35
The article focuses on the financing concerns of the infrastructure needs of California. It was believed that despite the $19.9 billion state transportation bond, there are still concerns on how to finance the sector's projects. Views of some government executives concerning the issue are also...
- KDFA Sets 1st Transportation Revolving Fund Deal. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/1/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32186, p4
Reports on the sale of bonds from the transportation revolving fund of the Kansas Development Finance Authority. Distribution of the proceeds Kansas towns and counties in the form of low-interest loans for local road and bridge projects; Debt service on the bonds; Revolving loan arrangements and...
- After Two Years of Debate, Congress on Verge of Passing Highway Spending Bill. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;8/1/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32186, p5
Reports on the U.S. Congress' final legislative approval to a highway spending bill that includes a provision to allow private companies to use funds tax-exempt private-activity bonds that are exempt from the state's volume cap to finance road building. Details about the bill; Laws governing...
- Moody's, S&P Eye Kentucky. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;6/11/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31405, p1
Reports the downgrading of the rating of Kentucky for its appropriation-backed debt. Notice received by the state; Failure to enact a binary budget on outstanding lease-backed bonds; Effect of downgrading on the lease appropriation-backed debt of the state.
- Iowa County Board Gives Sale Go-Ahead, Avoids Ballot Box. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;8/9/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31199, p4
Reports the sale of general obligation bonds for financing an arena and convention center in Des Moines, Iowa. Details on the petition drive for a referendum; Anticipation on the use of gaming revenues from a country-owned casino for debt repayment; Accounts on the awarding of state by Iowa...
- Delaware Governor Announces Cuts to Plug $95 Million Hole. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;10/10/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31489, p4
Reports the announcement of Governor Ruth Ann Minner on the first round budget cuts for the fiscal year in Delaware. Release of reduced revenue forecast; Implementation of budget resolution to formulate spending plan; Refunding of the outstanding bonds.
- Transport spending per head in London. // Planning (14672073);11/18/2011, Issue 1922, p7
The article reports that expenditure on transportation in London, England rise to 774 pounds per head in 2010-2011 showing that it was the only English region with increased amount spent per head, according to Great Britain Treasury figures.
- Missouri Hits Market With Rare Deal, Looks Ahead to Tobacco Securitization. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/6/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31402, p4
Reports the state revenue bonds of Missouri. Return of the tobacco securitization before the end of year; Inclusion of the securitization in the budget for the fiscal year of 2003; Establishment of the Tobacco Settlement Financing Authority in order to issue the debt secured.
- Senate Committee Passes $560M Spending Plan, Authorizes $400M of GOs for D.C. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;9/22/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31974, p4
Reports on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee's approval of the fiscal 2005 spending bill for Washington, D.C., which authorizes the city to sell general obligation bonds. House version of the measure; Funding of programs under the bill.