L.A. Council passes finance ordinance, clearing the way

Berkman, Leslie
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/29/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30262, p30
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of a key ordinance by the Los Angeles City Council, clearing the way for construction of a sports arena for the Lakers basketball and Kings hockey team. Status of the ordinance confirming development and financing accords; Guarantee given by the developer LA Arena Company concerning the project; Goal of LA Arena in the construction of the sports arena.


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