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The Oklahoma City school district is moving ahead with a $180 million bond election to address building maintenance issues, replace aging buses and equip every school with the latest technology. more »
It sounds more like alphabet soup than funding mechanisms for public projects, but the Salina City Commission on Monday conducted public hearings on a STAR bond district and a TIF district; they'll consider a CID at a future meeting. more »
The Calera Independent School District needs a new high school according to Superintendent Gerald Parks. "We have about 560 elementary students with a lot of growth in the community. We need a new school for these students. We need a new high school to teach these students and have room for them," Parks said. more »
In a freewheeling discussion last week, the City Council decided to bring both credit and cash options -- a bond program, and a route to raise property taxes -- to residents for permission by ballot. more »
The federal Bureau of Prisons' phase out of private prisons has only a small effect on the municipal bond-financed private lockup sector, leaving bond-financed immigration detention centers untouched. more »
Dean Fuleihan, New York Citys Director of Management and Budget, sits down with The Bond Buyers Senior Marker Reporter Chip Barnett to talk about the citys fiscal 2017 budget. Fuleihan also discusses the citys aging infrastructure and what it takes to get the right balance between maintaining the old and building the new.