Florida Water Services Authority Sees Deal as Not 'Cancelled Out'

Sigo, Shelly
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/17/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31594, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the controversial deal of Florida Water Services Authority (FWSA) to buy water and sewer company Florida Water Services Corp. Amount involved in the sale; Purpose of creating FWSA; Underwriter of the deal; Other buyers to be considered for the sale.


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