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Summary: Arlington Cnty, VA; Tax Secured, General Obligation May 02

  • ID: 1825431
  • May 2002
  • Standard & Poors
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The 'AAA' rating on Arlington County, Va.'s GO bonds reflects: A deep and diverse economic base that is one of the anchors of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and northern Virginia economy; Above-average wealth indicators; Strong financial operations and reserves, and An increasing, yet manageable, debt burden. The bonds are secured by the county's full faith and credit pledge. The county (population 189,453) is located directly across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. The economy is anchored by a sizable federal government presence that includes the Pentagon, the U.S. State Department's National Foreign Affairs Training Center, and the Army National Guard Center. The county was directly affected by the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, with the Pentagon attack and subsequent...

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