Fitch Withdraws Ratings on Certain Municipal Bond Maturities

NEW YORK--()--Fitch Ratings has withdrawn its ratings for the following bonds due to prerefunding activity:

--Birmingham (AL) general obligation capital improvement & refunding bonds series 2007-A (refunded with new CUSIPs assigned);

--Birmingham (AL) general obligation refunding bonds series 2005A (prerefunded maturities only);

-- Birmingham (AL) general obligation warrants series 2006-C (all maturities);

--Birmingham (AL) general obligation warrants series 2007-B (prerefunded maturities only);

--California State Public Works Board (CA) (Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation-California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison at Corcoran (Corcoran II)) lease revenue refunding bonds series 2005J (prerefunded maturities only);

--Grant County Public Utility District No. 2 (WA) (Priest Rapids Hydroelectric Development) revenue & refunding bonds (non-AMT) series 2005A (refunded with new CUSIPs assigned);

--North Carolina Infrastructure Finance Corp. (NC) (Repair and Renovation Project) certificates of participation series 2006A (prerefunded maturities only);

--North Carolina Infrastructure Finance Corp. (NC) (State of North Carolina 2005 Capital Improvements) certificates of participation series 2005A (prerefunded maturities only);

--North Carolina Infrastructure Finance Corp. (NC) (State of North Carolina 2006 Capital Improvements) certificates of participation series 2006A (prerefunded maturities only);

--North Carolina Infrastructure Finance Corp. (NC) (State of North Carolina Capital Improvements) certificates of participation series 2007A (prerefunded maturities only);

--North Carolina, State of (NC) capital improvement limited obligation bonds series 2008A (prerefunded maturities only);

--North Carolina, State of (NC) capital improvement limited obligation bonds series 2009A (prerefunded maturities only);

--Seguin (TX) general obligation bonds series 2005 (prerefunded maturities only);

--Seguin (TX) general obligation bonds series 2007 (prerefunded maturities only);

The updated rating history for the above maturities is now reflected on Fitch's web site at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Jeff Schaub
Managing Director
+1-212-908-0680
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall Street
New York, NY 10004
or
Secondary Analyst
Ron McGovern
Senior Director
+1-212-908-0513
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, New York, +1 212-908-0526
Email: elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com

Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Jeff Schaub
Managing Director
+1-212-908-0680
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall Street
New York, NY 10004
or
Secondary Analyst
Ron McGovern
Senior Director
+1-212-908-0513
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, New York, +1 212-908-0526
Email: elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com