TITLE

No-Vote Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/3/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31524, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Davis County commissioners in the fourth week of November 2002 have approved a plan to issue $31 million of revenue bonds to pay for jail facilities. Probable date of issuing the bonds.
ACCESSION #
8849257

 

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