D209 Considering Refinancing $10M in Bonds

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 4:44 p.m.

Featured image: A chart detailing District 209’s projected borrowing capacity. | Mesirow Financial 

The Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board is looking at refinancing $10 million of working cash bonds that the district issued in 2008 in order to take advantage of lower interest rates. The refinancing, district officials say, could lead to substantial savings and more money to fund major investments, such as the district’s master facility plan.

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$30M in Bonds Proposed for Proviso High Schools Repairs, Upgrades

Monday, December 8, 2014 || Originally Published: December 2, 2014 by Forest Park Review || Jean Lotus, Editor Life-safety improvements have been neglected since 1988 How to pay for long-overdue repairs and upgrades at Proviso Township high schools? The Proviso Township High School District 209 school board couldn’t quite commit to issue $30 million in bonds over three years for life-safety repairs at its Nov. … Continue reading $30M in Bonds Proposed for Proviso High Schools Repairs, Upgrades