Fly Is Real, But California City Pushes to Finally Begin Development

Finestone, Deborah
December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/9/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31528, p32
Trade Publication
Focuses on the decision of continuing a property development project in the city of Fontana in southern California despite the inhabitation of the area by an endangered species of fly. Formation of a community facilities district to build infrastructure for the area; Expectation of the city's refinancing of outstanding bonds by October 2002; Media exposure that was received by the project due to the fly.


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