Colorado Governor OKs Prison, Hospital COPs; Water Plan Coming

Albanese, Elizabeth
April 2003
Bond Buyer;4/30/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31625, p56
Trade Publication
Colorado Governor Bill Owens on signed legislation authorizing the sale of 305 million dollars of certificates of participation, and is expected to receive a plan to send a 10 billion dollar water debt question to the public in November 2003. SB 236, a 10 billion dollar water and wastewater revenue bond question written by Senator Jim Dyer, was approved by the Senate 18 to 17, and now goes to Owen for his consideration. The wastewater revenue bonds would be supported by revenues generated by local governments or water service providers that benefit from the bond proceeds.


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