School bond headlines November ballot
Know the Facts
October 10, 2019
Approximately 120 individuals attended an informal gathering at Summerland Golf Course, Oct. 6, to learn facts and figures associated with the Summerland school building project.
Tobin Buchanan, a bond analyst with First National Capital Markets, said the Summerland project, when compared to others he has worked with, is unique.
Most bond projects involve a rural community, often with a 100-year-old, three-tier building "that's outlived its usefulness."
"(With that scenario) you're not realizing a ton of efficiency to the point that it's any type of game changer," he said.
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