Fitch Withdraws Pinellas Park, FL's Implied GO Rating

NEW YORK--()--Fitch Ratings has withdrawn its 'AA' implied unlimited tax general obligation (ULTGO) bond rating on the City of Pinellas Park, Florida as Fitch no longer considers the rating to be analytically meaningful.

Fitch previously assigned the implied ULTGO rating in conjunction with public improvement refunding revenue bonds, series 2003 that are no longer outstanding.

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

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Tax-Supported Rating Criteria' (Aug. 14, 2012);

--'U.S. Local Government Tax-Supported Rating Criteria' (Aug. 14, 2012).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

Tax-Supported Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=686015

U.S. Local Government Tax-Supported Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=685314

Additional Disclosure

Solicitation Status

http://www.fitchratings.com/gws/en/disclosure/solicitation?pr_id=980169

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Fitch Ratings, Inc.
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or
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Andrew Hoffman
Associate Director
+1-212-908-0527
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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Larry Levitz
Director
+1-212-908-9174
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall Street
New York, NY 10004
or
Secondary Analyst
Andrew Hoffman
Associate Director
+1-212-908-0527
or
Committee Chairperson
Michael Rinaldi
Senior Director
+1-212-908-0833
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, New York, +1 212-908-0526
Email: elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com