New York City to Seek Extension For Special Refunding Authority

McDonald, Michael
December 2003
Bond Buyer;12/24/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31788, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that New York City will seek congressional approval for an extension of a program in the Liberty zone economic stimulus package. Overview of the program; Permit given to the city's Municipal Water Finance Authority and the state's Metropolitan Transportation Authority to do a second tax-exempt advance refunding of tax-exempt debt; Report issued by city Comptroller William C. Thompson Jr.; Legislation introduced by Representatives Amo Houghton and Charles Rangel that would extend the Liberty bond program.


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