Oklahoma Giveaway of Bond-Purchased Land Not a First

Williamson, Richard
December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/16/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31533, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the attempts by Oklahoma County to give 28 acres of land purchased with bond money, near Tinker Air Force Base. Advises given by the state's county clerk Carolynn Caudill to commissioners on agenda items and rules related to the bond-purchased land; Details on the land given to Del City by commissioners; Plans of Del City to use the land.


Related Articles

  • Florida County mulling $50 million of environmental GOs. McEntee, Christopher // Bond Buyer;06/18/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30417, p36 

    Reports that officials of the Sarasota County of Florida are considering a general obligation referendum of up to $50 million to protect undeveloped land. Plan to launch a $45 million revenue bond issue; Commissioner Robert Anderson's reason why he likes land-preservation bonds; Cost of an...

  • Open-Space Acquisition. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;1/9/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31797, p35 

    Reports on the bond proceeds spent by the California Wildlife Conservation Board to acquire an undeveloped land from Lockheed Martin Corp. in California.

  • Northeast Scrambles to Buy, Preserve Open-Space Land. Higginbotham, Stacey // Bond Buyer;09/25/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30982, p1 

    Reports that Northeastern states, cities and counties are using bonds to purchase lands within their borders to preserve open spaces. Land-preservation bonding program by Rhode Island; Purchase of undeveloped land by Fairfield, Connecticut; Land purchase and bond issuance plans by Upper...

  • ARKANSAS: Sherwood Eyes Land Buy. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;10/2/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32725, p9 

    The article reports on the plan of Little Rock, Arkansas-based Sherwood on whether to issue bonds to buy the defunct North Hills Country Club. It is stated that the city's facilities board could issue the bonds without a vote of residents, while the revenues from the former country club's golf...

  • Schaumburg, Ill., Plans Variable-Rate GO Deal for Land Acquisition. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;03/17/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30851, p3 

    Focuses on the plans of Schaumburg to sell general obligation variable-rate bonds for a land purchase. Infrastructure establishment plans on the land; Value of the interest rate swap agreement between Bank One for the land purchase; Reasons for using variable-rate financing; Views of analyst on...

  • TEXAS: County OKs Park Purchase. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;7/15/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32918, p9 

    The article reports that Williamson County commissioners narrowly approved a plan to spend up to $12.5 million to purchase land that could become the county's largest park in Texas. It states that the purchase would require more than half of the proceeds from $22 million of park bonds authorized...

  • Valuing First Nation Land Claims and Other Historical Damages. Hosios, Arthur J.; Smith, Lawrence B. // Appraisal Journal;Winter2006, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p43 

    First Nation land claims have become increasingly common in recent years. These claims involve determining the present value of the deficiency payment and/or the cumulative loss of use value of these lands. This article identifies a bias that results when the present value of these long-lived...

  • Rio Nuevo, land use planning are in govt, hands.  // Inside Tucson Business;12/15/2008, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p20 

    The author reflects on the manipulation of land use by the government of Tucson in Arizona. The author detailed that the City Council has sold the first $78 million in bonds for the redevelopment of the downtown in order to develop Rio Nuevo. The Pima Association of Governments (PAG) won the...

  • MPs support action on streetworks. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;8/29/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p17 

    Focuses on a report on the management of public open space which took utilities to task for their failure to reinstate pavements produced by the Commons committee in Great Britain. Highlights of the report; Interest expressed by the Members of Parliament in the idea that companies should be...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics