TITLE

Philly's Giant School Plans

AUTHOR(S)
Braun, Martin Z.
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/28/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31459, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the financial plans of the Philadelphia School District chief executive officer Paul Vallas for school construction and renovation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amount of the deficit bond issue; Proceeds for trimming transportation and utility costs; Increase of general obligation bond issue for capital projects.
ACCESSION #
7297115

 

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