Moody Hall at Galveston College

Galveston Community College District Board of Regents approves bond underwriters

The Galveston Community College District Board of Regents on Wednesday, Dec. 15, selected Hilltop Securities, Inc. of Houston as the lead bond underwriter and Huntington Securities, Inc. of Houston as the co-bond underwriter in the sale of bonds for a new Nursing and Health Sciences Education Center on the college’s main campus.

The college received 14 responses to its request for qualifications for bond underwriting services, which was sent to 30 firms and advertised in the newspaper. Staff and the college’s bond adviser reviewed and rated the submissions and made recommendations to the board.

Board members voted 6-0-1 to approve the recommendations as presented. Regent Mike Hughes abstained. Regent Carroll Sunseri was absent.

“We hope to see the bonds in the market on Jan. 12,” said President Dr. Myles Shelton.Seibel Spring Flowers