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Harford bonds get top ratings ahead of $40 million sale on March 11
Harford bonds get top ratings ahead of $40 million sale on March 11

Harford County government has received top ratings from the nation's three major municipal bond rating agencies in advance of a $40 million bond sale scheduled for March 11. Standard & Poor's Ratings Services informed the county Tuesday it had upgraded Harford's rating to AAA from AA+, according to a county announcement. Moody's Investors Service and Fitch Ratings had earlier rated the bonds at Aaa and AAA, respectively, ratings they have placed on Harford bonds since 2010. Harford County Executive David R. Craig and his top fiscal advisers met with all three agencies in New York over two days in January. All three rating services said Harford's future...

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