S&P: D.C. Convention Center Bonds Not in Danger

Vadum, Matthew
September 2002
Bond Buyer;9/26/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31479, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the initiative for having a sufficient dedicated sales tax revenues for the debt service payments for the constructed convention center in the District of Columbia. Percentage level of the dedicated sales tax revenues for the convention center bonds; Adequacy of the debt service coverage; Estimation on the total cost of the project.


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