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Recent Transactions

Learn about Recent Transactions for Ohio Lease-Appropriation Bond Programs, including Cultural Facilities Series 2019A, Administrative Building Series 2018A and 2018B, and Juvenile Correctional Series 2018A.

Cultural Facilities Series 2019A

In May 2019, the Treasurer's Office issued $35 million in bonds on behalf of the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission. These bonds fund the planning, construction, renovation, and expansion projects involving Ohio’s theaters, museums, arts education facilities, historical sites, and publicly owned professional sports venues. Such projects supported by the 2019 issuance include the Bradford Rail Museum tower exhibits, the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education expansion, the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center Learning Center renovation, the Dayton Art Institute preservation, and the Valentine Theatre acoustical enhancement.

Administrative Building Series 2018A and 2018B

In November 2018, the Treasurer’s Office issued $70 million in bonds on behalf of the Department of Administrative Services. These bonds funded various capital projects that house branches and agencies of state government. The projects include modernization of the façade of the James A. Rhodes State Office Tower, improvements at the State of Ohio Computer Center, and improvements at facilities operated by the Ohio Attorney General, the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Natural Resources, the Judiciary/Supreme Court, the Ohio School for the Blind, the Ohio School for the Deaf, and the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board.

Juvenile Correctional Series 2018A

In April 2018, the Treasurer’s Office issued $35 million in bonds on behalf of the Department of Youth Services (DYS). These bonds funded various capital projects that address security challenges and make improvements to facilities at the end of useful life. The projects include new housing units at juvenile correctional facilities at Circleville and Cuyahoga Hills; capital improvements at the community correctional facilities and county detention centers.

Parks & Recreation Series 2018A

In November 2018, the Treasurer’s Office issued $100 million in bonds on behalf of the Department of Natural Resources. These bonds fund various capital improvements at state parks and local parks across the state. Improvements are planned at state park dams, campgrounds, lodges and cabins. Two of the major projects include improvements at Portage Lakes State Park North Reservoir dam and the rebuilding of the Hocking Hills State Park Lodge.

Cultural Facilities Series 2017A

In December 2017, the Treasurer's Office issued $30 million in bonds on behalf of the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission. These bonds fund the planning, construction, renovation, and expansion projects involving Ohio’s theaters, museums, arts education facilities, historical sites, and publicly-owned professional sports venues. Such projects supported by the 2017 issuance include the COSI Building Exhibit Expansion, the Armstrong Air and Space Museum and STEM Education Center, the Sauder Village Experience, the Cleveland African-American Museum Restoration and Expansion, and the Appalachian Forest Museum.