MuniLand Snaps: May 21

May 19, 2012

There is a new movement afoot on the fringes of urban society called “depaving,” or removing asphalt from small urban areas to make green, community spaces.

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Senator Jim DeMint: Saying no to state bailouts

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LAT: Los Angeles among most financially distressed areas in U.S.

Reuters: U.S. municipal bond sales to total $9 billion next week

Bloomberg: Jefferson County can’t pay GO bonds without new tax, lawyer says Rhode Island video-game company makes loan payment to state

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