Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced the city would close 50 parks, whittling the number of open parks down to 57, after the city council rejected a proposal to lease the city's largest park to the state for 30 years.
Cash-Strapped Detroit To Close 50 Parks
Before the financial crisis of 2008-09, it would have been significant news if yields on municipal bonds had exceeded those on Treasury securities at any maturity, and that occurrence likely would have attracted a variety of investors seeking to take advantage of the relative-value opportunity.
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September 25-27, 2013JW Marriott LA Live, Los Angeles, CA
October 27-29, 2013Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, New York, NY