Colorado Official Seeks Big Changes in Wake of St. Vrain Woes
- Elizabeth School District in Talks to Get $1.5 Million Bailout From Colorado. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/10/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31570, p7
Reports on the announcement made by Colorado treasurer Mike Coffman to negotiate a $1.5 million financial bailout plan with Denver, Colorado-based Elizabeth School District. Reasons behind the negotiations; Shortfall of funds faced by the district in 2002.
- Colorado Treasurer Halts Loan to School District. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/14/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31739, p2
Reports on the disapproval of Colorado Treasurer Mike Coffman to the loan payments for the Gunisson Watershed School District in Colorado. Reason for the disagreement of Coffman to the payments; Inability of the district to repay the lona; Condition of Coffman to the reconsideration of the...
- Colo. Treasurer Reinstates District Loan. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/20/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31743, p2
Reports on the decision of Colorado Treasurer Mike Coffman to reinstate the Gunnison Watershed School District RE-J loan. Approval of revised budget; Compliance with the loan obligations to the state; Omission of cuts from classrooms.
- St. Vrain Pays Its Dues. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;6/15/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31905, p31
Reports that the Saint Vrain Valley School District has made the final payment on a loan from Colorado. Financial recovery plan of the state; Assessment of the financial improvement in the district; Warning of Treasurer Mike Coffman on the district.
- Colorado Finally Ponies Up Loan to Strapped School District. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/13/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31572, p28
Reports on the decision of Colorado's treasurer Mike Coffman to give St. Vrain School District a loan of 2.2 million dollars. Plans of St. Vrain teachers for compensating a reduction in their salary; Amount that would revive St. Vrain from its financial crisis.
- Boulder, Colo., School District Says It Did Not Misuse State Loan Funds. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/21/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31681, p34
Reports that officials from Boulder Valley School District assert that Colorado treasurer Mike Coffman's request for an audit of the district was premature. Assertion that the school district has not misused funds from the state's interest-free loan program; Views of district chief financial...
- Colorado Governer Set to Sign Last Of Four School-District Budget Bills. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;5/9/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31632, p40
Colorado governorMike Owens has signed into law all but one of state Treasurer Mike Coffman's four proposals to reform school district budgeting and bond election procedures.Owens is expected in coming days to sign House Bill 1274, which would change the collateral for districts that receive...
- SOUTHWEST Bond-Watch. Williamson, Richard; Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/1/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31668, p39
Presents finance-related news items of Southwestern States of the U.S., as of July 1, 2003. Reasons for which school board members of Gilbert, Arizona approved a $249 million budget override; Terms and conditions of the agreement made between Colorado Treasurer Mike Coffman and officials of St....
- Colo. Treasurer: St. Vrain Has 'Bright' Future. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/2/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31792, p5
Focuses on the ratings given to Saint Vrain Valley School District by Colorado treasurer Mike Coffman after a reviewing a recent audit of the school district's progress under a financial recovery plan. Value of the budget deficit for the district in 2002; Conditions stated in the recovery plan;...