Texas Toyota Plant Spells Rail Bonds

Albanese, Elizabeth
February 2003
Bond Buyer;2/3/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31565, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that the Bexar County Rural Rail District in Texas is expected to issue 20 million dollars in rail revenue bonds in 2003 to finance a rail line for an automotive plant in San Antonio, Texas. Cost of the automotive plant and the payroll that is expected to be generated in a year; Number of jobs and personal income for the state of Texas from the plant; Law that allows districts to finance projects with bonds.


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