'Taj Mahal' or 'Technopolis'? N.C. Project Raises Eyebrows

Sigo, Shelly
December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/26/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31540, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that North California State University will ask the Council of State to approve a controversial 250-room hotel and a golf course project to be financed with several million dollars of taxable revenue bonds. Details of the project; Groups opposed to the project; Outstanding debt of the university as of June 2001.


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