Tuesday, July 17, 2012 By The City of Southlake via Reuters
Fitch rates Southlake, Texas GOs, COs ‘AAA’
July 17 – Fitch Ratings assigns an ‘AAA’ rating to the following Southlake, Texas (the city) certificates of obligation (COs):
–$10.27 million general obligation (GO) refunding bonds, series 2012;
–$11.465 million tax and waterworks and sewer system (limited pledge) revenue
COs, series 2012;
The bonds are expected to price via negotiated sale the week of Aug. 6, 2012, pending market conditions. Proceeds will be used to refund a portion of the city’s outstanding obligations and pay for various public improvements.
In addition, Fitch affirms the following ratings:
–$135.1 million in outstanding GOs and COs at ‘AAA’;
–$3.56 million in outstanding sales tax bonds at ‘AA-’.
The Rating Outlook is Stable.
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