Despite Chicago's Woes, Daley Looks on the Bright Side

Shields, Yvette
September 2002
Bond Buyer;9/25/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31478, p4
Trade Publication
Investigates the creation of tax-increment financing districts and use of industrial bonds in financing industrial projects in Chicago, Illinois. Expansion of various businesses; Increase of property tax; Reduction of expenses to balance the federal budget.


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