East St. Louis, Ill., schools end strike, save with refunding

Williamson, Tammy
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/22/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30257, p26
Trade Publication
Reports that East Saint Louis Federation of Teachers Local 1220's teachers and support staff members went on strike in a dispute over salary increases and classroom sizes. Details of the agreement reached between the city, school district and the union; Use of the tax-increment financing revenues on capital improvement projects; Legality of the actions within the agreement.


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