State of Tennessee Press Release, March 29, 2010:
The Tennessee Comptroller’s Division of Local Finance will be merging with the Division of Bond Finance to create the Office of State and Local Finance, effective April 1.
The office will assume all duties and responsibilities of the former two divisions. The Division of Bond Finance has been responsible for managing the state’s debt, including issuance of all bonds, notes and payments of the debt. The Division of Local Finance has been responsible for approving budgets and debt obligations and providing technical assistance for local governments throughout Tennessee.
“This merger allows us to provide efficient services and make government work better in all Tennessee communities and for our investors,” Comptroller Justin P. Wilson said in announcing the change.
The Office will be led by Mary-Margaret Collier, former director of the Division of Bond Finance. Ms. Collier may be reached at 615-401-7872 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
The new mailing address will be: Office of State and Local Government, James K. Polk Bldg., 505 Deaderick St., Suite 1600, Nashville, TN 37243-0273.
Municipal issuers should file the state form, CT-0253, and other requests with the Office of State and Local Finance at that address.