CHICAGO - The Board of Trustees of Eastern Illinois University later this month will sell $85.9 million of mostly taxable certificates of participation under the Build America Bond program to finance the third phase of its 14-year-old conservation overhaul, which includes construction of a new alternative energy plant.

Barclays Capital and Edward Jones are co-senior managers on the transaction that could price as soon as the week of Sept. 14, according to the Charleston-based school's financial adviser, John Vincent of John S. Vincent & Co. Chapman and Cutler LLP is bond counsel.

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