NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a long-term rating of AA- with a Stable outlook to the City of Chicago’s Second Lien Wastewater Transmission Revenue Bonds, Project Series 2017A and Second Lien Wastewater Transmission Revenue Bonds, Refunding Series 2017B. KBRA has also affirmed the outstanding AA- rating and Stable outlook on the City of Chicago’s outstanding Second Lien Wastewater Transmission Revenue Bonds.
The bonds are limited obligations of the city having a claim for payment solely from Second Lien Bond Revenues that are derived from the net revenues available for bonds in the city’s sewer fund, and deposited into the Second Lien Bond Account, which claim to the net revenues available for bonds is subordinate to the claim of Senior Lien Bonds. The senior lien is open but there are no plans to issue any additional senior lien debt.
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