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Bonds net low rates

...has sold $200 million in voter-approved general obligation bonds, using the state's strong financial position and...approved by 60 percent of voters in November. General obligation bonds must receive voter approval. Despite recent turmoil...
Legislature 2014: Spending in focus as revenue dips

...said."There are a couple of bills pending that address this in other ways," Hawker said, such as pension-obligation bonds, which are a way the underfunding could be financed without impairing state cash reserves.Hawker proposed some...
Borough to host Kenai Spur improvements open house

...way to minimize (moose) conflicts," he said.The project currently has $20 million from 2012 state general obligation bonds.The five-lane option has a price tag of $40.5 million and the four-lane divided alternative is $69.6...
CPH expansion funding passes

...think is right, but wanted more time so that he too could know more.While a public vote is needed to issue general obligation bonds, which leverage tax dollars against the bonds, none is required to sell revenue bonds as they are propped against...
Assembly supports $43 million bond sale for CPH expansion

...rely upon the borough's credit, said Kenai Peninsula Mayor Mike Navarre. Using revenue bonds rather than general obligation bonds to finance the expansion was his idea. The only people at risk are those who buy the bonds, there is nearly zero...
Assembly swears in new members, vetoes planning commission decision

...Affairs for emergency management operations;- Allowing the borough to borrow up to $22,987,000 in general obligation bonds to pay for educational capital improvement projects as passed by voters in the Oct. 1 election;- Appropriating...
School board visits Homer

...the upcoming Oct. 1 election. The ballot includes a $22.9 million "educational capital improvement general obligation bonds" proposition that, if approved, would be used for capital improvements to include a new Homer High School field...
Last day to register to vote is Sept. 1.

...1.3 million annually. Proposition 2 seeks to permit the borough to borrow up to $22.9 million in general obligation bonds for school repairs, renovations and a new sport turf field in Homer. The debt would be paid from property taxes...
Assembly swears in new members

...funds from the State of Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs -providing the issue and sale of general obligation bonds -appropriating funds for the closure of the Homer Landfill -authorizing the assessor to accept a late-filed exemption...
Critics pan plan to pay for fast ferry

JUNEAU (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles' plan to sell $350 million in general obligation bonds to accelerate 11 statewide transportation projects was slowed Tuesday by questions about Southeast Alaska's share. Rep. Andrew...


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