Posts Tagged ‘Private Activity Bonds’

County’s Efforts to Fight AAF Bonds Pay Off

County efforts to fight All Aboard Florida’s use of taxpayer subsidized bonds pay off Martin County Press Release May 10, 2017 Over two years ago, Martin and Indian River Counties filed federal lawsuits against the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to stop the inappropriate use of taxpayer subsidized bonds to construct All Aboard Florida’s (AAF,…

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All Aboard Florida: Railroad will proceed with or without Private Activity Bonds

TC Palm.com: Indian River County’s effort to derail All Aboard Florida by blocking its financing won’t stop the project, according to court documents. It only will make it more expensive. All Aboard Florida and the U.S. Department of Transportation on Monday asked a federal judge to deny Indian River County’s attempt to temporarily block the…

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