S&P Global Ratings cited the following factors in support of its opinion: A strong economy; very good management; a strong budget performance and an operating surplus, along with strong budgetary flexibility.
S&P Global Ratings is a major financial institution in
“I am very pleased with this high bond rating,” Holaday told the council. “It will enable us to get attractive borrowing rates in the future.”
In a separate development, Holaday reported that the
The mayor said staff increases include a full-time world language teacher at
Also, city officials say the community has received a
The three-year grant means the schools can hire a counselor to work with young people and create programs.
The grant was obtained by grant writer
Also, Holaday said a final draft of a purchase-and-sale agreement has been received from
Before a purchase is made, city officials will meet with state and federal officials to confirm funding for the parking lot project.
The federal government committed
Also, state transportation department officials had said the city would receive a total of
Holaday said municipal leaders would review all finances before finalizing a purchase agreement with NED.
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