TITLE

Fitch gives Chicago schools another upgrade

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Tammy
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/05/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30267, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Fitch Investors Service has upgraded Chicago Public Schools Reform Board of Trustees to A-minus from BBB-plus. Applications of the upgrade; Reaction of Joseph O'Keefe, an analyst, on the district's move; Reasons why Chicago has agreed to replace the tax with an equivalent city levy; How the city levy will help the district; Condition undergone by the Chicago Public Schools since Mayor Richard Daley took control of the schools in 1995.
ACCESSION #
9711223841

 

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