BRADENTON, Fla. — Gilt-edged Georgia plans to competitively sell $741.5 million of new and refunding general obligation bonds this week.

The bulk of new-money bond proceeds will be used to improve educational facilities and continue the Port of Savannah harbor-deepening project in preparation for larger vessels following the 2014 enlargement of the Panama Canal.

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