Harford County, Maryland; General Obligation Dec 11
- ID: 2038613
- December 2011
- Region: Maryland
- Standard & Poors
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'AA+' rating and stable outlook to Harford County, Md.'s series 2012A and 2012B consolidated public improvement and refunding general obligation (GO) bonds and affirmed its 'AA+' rating, with a stable outlook, on the county's existing GO debt. The rating reflects our opinion of the county's: Continued growth in an already diverse local economy with employment in the federal government, research and development, and warehouse and distribution sectors -- It also benefits further from good transportation routes and easy access to the Baltimore metropolitan statistical area employment base; Economy that has begun to capture significant economic growth due to the 2005 base realignment and closure (BRAC) decision during the national economic downturn; Strong property...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Harford Cnty
Action: New Rating
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