Two battling mayors and $1.8 billion of school bonds

McKenna, Jon
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/30/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30263, p30
Trade Publication
Reports on the upcoming education elections which involve almost two billion dollars of bonds for public schools or community colleges in southeast United States starting November 11, 1997. Amount of general obligation (GO) bonds needed by some school systems to finance projects; Prospects for public support; Voters' historical aversion to school borrowing; Mayoral elections in Miami, Florida and Atlanta, Georgia.


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