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Shields, Yvette; Carvlin, Elizabeth
April 2003
Bond Buyer;4/9/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31611, p31
Trade Publication
Presents several news briefs related to public finance in the U.S. Chicago mayor Richard Daley's proposed $6.6 billion expansion of O' Hare International Airport would do little to halt flight delays in the long run, according a city-commissioned study that was obtained by the Chicago Tribune. Chicago budget officials announced a $10,000 severance package for non-union employees who leave their jobs in an attempt to reduce the number of layoffs needed to keep the budgetbalanced. Moody's Investors Service Inc. upgraded the outstanding debt for Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, to Aa3 from A1.


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