Harford Earns Triple-A Bond Rating

With a county’s bond rating an indication of overall fiscal planning and management, Harford County was pleased to have its general obligation debt rated “AAA” By Fitch Investor services – the highest rating available for municipal debt.

The highest bond rating assures that the interest rate fo the bonds, to be released on January 26, will carry a low interest rate – signifying the low risk of backing a well-managed and strong county.

For more detail on the Fitch analysis and rating sprocess, see a write-up on BusinessWire.com.

Michael Sanderson

Executive Director Maryland Association of Counties