Shields, Yvette
March 2001
Bond Buyer;3/21/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31101, p31
Trade Publication
Reports that rating agency Moody's Investors Service Inc. in the second week of March 2001 upgraded Rock Island in Iowa to A2 rating from A3 in conjunction with the city's upcoming sale of 47.9 million of general obligation bonds. Effect of the upgradation on the municipal debt; Reasons for the hike in the rating; Use of the proceeds for general capital projects.


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