Will County’s bond rating is holding strong.
S&P Global has given the county an AA+ rating for the ninth year in a row, with Moody Investor Services keeping theirs at AA1.
The continued strong ratings are a tribute to the county’s commitment to maintaining a consistent cash reserve and for the growth of their economy.
“We are the largest inland port in all of North America right here in Will County and a lot of businesses are looking to invest here,” said Will County Executive Larry Walsh, ”We have achieved that interest by being right here in the crossroads of mid-America.”
The high rating ensures that borrowing costs can be kept low and tax dollars used wisely
DuPage County currently holds an AAA bond rating, the highest possible.
Naperville News 17’s Blane Erwin reports.
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