Oct 6, 2008

Public Private Partnerships Bulletin



1.  FHWA issues report on PPP across U.S.
2.  CNN highlights infrastructure needs and PPP opportunities
Follow this link to a recent story on CNN featuring the Coalition for Strengthening America's Infrastructure.
3.  North Carolina examines tolls, more taxes, to solve road needs
New taxes urged for roads, bridges
The News & Obsevser, August 22, 2008
4.  Virginia DGIF seeks proposals for new HQ facility
5.  HOT Lanes underway, but are they worth it?
See the attached RFP "DGIF HQ.doc" for new headquarters facility for the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries in Richmond.
Washington Post, August 25, 2008
Richmond Times Dispatch, August 28, 2008
6.  Babcock falters on leveraged infrastructure deals
Business Spectator
7.  South Carolina reviewing plan to privatize Charleston ports
Charleston Business, August 18, 2008
8.  Virginia auditor issues reports on capital outlay process, IT PPEA projects
9.  Tolls on Hampton Roads projects debated
Daily Press, August 26, 2008
10.  SPSA PPEA moves ahead despite site issues
Virginian-Pilot, August 28, 2008
11.  FHWA issues guidance on TIFIA loans
12.  PPEA for new medical school breaks ground
Roanoke Times, September 18, 2008