Burke County in western North Carolina was recently recognized for its work on local hiking and biking trails using a public-private partnership.
A Massachusetts city has found a way to turn a former landfill into a revenue generator and source of clean energy for the community.
With help from the bank begun with assistance from the federal government, Detroit pulled itself up by its bootstraps during the Great Depression.
After Burns & McDonnell proposed a privately funded single terminal to replace the Kansas City Airport, other firms are scrambling to decide whether they want to offer competing proposals by June 20.
During a panel discussion recently, leaders in Madison, Wisc., said that public-private partnerships have improved the city’s parks. Madison has used P3s since the 1970s, most recently for a baseball stadium, a sports field, community gardens and a boathouse. A beer garden operated by a P3 is expected to open this summer.
The five-acre Klyde Warren Park connects two neighborhoods formerly divided by a highway. It boasts a playground, eateries and performance space. Today, Dallas is reaping the benefits from the arrangement, with the value of real estate around the park soaring and the city seeing tax revenue from increased development.
State and local officials expect a P3 development in Marlborough, Mass., to create 1,600 jobs when it opens in October.
America’s aging water infrastructure needs $1 trillion in investment, creating a pipeline for public-private partnerships says a report from Moody’s Investors Service.
Thanks to a public-private partnership, Ohio State University’s endowment will receive $1 billion. The board of trustees recently approved a deal with French company Engie and Axium Infrastructure Inc. of Montreal to manage its energy and electricity systems for 50 years.
Salt Lake County is teaming up with a nonprofit organization and private donors to help men who are repeatedly arrested get their lives back on track.