Southeast Transportation Officials Look to New Funding Ideas
- GEORGIA: GDOT Cites Big P3 Boost. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;5/27/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33324, p9
The article offers information on the significance of the first public-private partnership of the Department of Transportation in Georgia.
- GDOT's $1B Toll Road Set. SIGO, SHELLY // Bond Buyer;1/7/2013, Vol. 383 Issue 33840, p1
The article offers information on Northwest Corridor Project amounting one billion U.S. dollars. of Georgia Department of Transportation which has begun as the state's first public-private partnership (P3)/design-build-finance project.
- Georgia DOT Ready to Launch P3 for a Range of Projects. Dutton, Audrey; Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;11/3/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33210, p4
The article reports on the public-private partnership initiative of Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) that hopes to cover 17 projects like toll roads and multimodal passenger terminal in Georgia. It mentions the project cost is estimated from 150 million dollars to more than one...
- Georgia Set to Speed Up First P3. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;12/10/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33231, p1
The article reports on the plan of the Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) to offer its first public-private partnership (P3) grant to the interstate highway projects in Atlanta. It notes that P3 transactions were halted due to the search of investors for safety credits. According to DOT...
- Road finance corporation being considered. // Commercial Vehicle;Jul2014, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p22
The article reports on the plan of India's Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) to set up a road finance corporation in partnership with Japanese investors.
- U.S. Roads Are Being Built and Run with Other People's Money. Cho, Aileen // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/21/2006, Vol. 257 Issue 8, p38
The article offers insight on the state of transportation infrastructure finance in the U.S. In the not-so-distant future, Californians on State Route 125 will be contributing to Australian pension funds every time they pay a toll. And the historic ties between Texas and Spain will take on a...
- Mass. looks at P3s. // Roads & Bridges;Jun2013, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p13
The article reports that the Massachusetts panel tasked with looking at public-private partnerships (P3s) to fund specific transportation infrastructure projects will hold its first meeting on May 29, 2013.
- Seeking a 'More Mobile Maryland,' State Eyes Public Private Partnerships. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;10/23/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32492, p38
The article focuses on the plan of the government of Maryland to seek public-private partnerships to improve highways. Estimates for the improvement of the entire transportation system amount to $9 billion, including toll lane construction. State transportation officials are expected to consider...
- Toll-Free State Begins Studying Its Options. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;3/28/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32596, Special section p50
The article reports that Oregon is studying options on a public-private partnership deal for a toll road in 2007. It is stated that its highways are toll-free, but it embarked on the toll study due to its current highway financing system, which is dominated by a per-gallon tax on fuel is tapped...