Allentown, Pa.'s City Council nixed a May referendum that could have complicated plans to lease out the city water and sewer systems, which Mayor Ed Pawlowski says would defray pension costs.
Allentown City Council Rejects May Referendum on Water Lease
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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