Eagle hones $6.1 million bond issue for riverfront park project

By Pam Boyd

EAGLE — In less than one month’s time, the town of Eagle should have a few million dollars on hand to finance its Eagle Riverfront Park plan.Eagle will offer a tax-exempt municipal bond issue, backed by a 0.5 percent sales tax recently approved by Eagle voters, exclusively to Eagle property owners and residents on Monday. The bonds will then be offered to the general public on Aug. 30. The bond issue is expected to close on Sept. 9.Tuesday night members of the Eagle Town Board discussed the upcoming bond issue with consultant Ken Marchetti. The discussion tackled one of the …

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