N.Y. Mulls Private Road Pacts

Whalen, Robert
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32316, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the appeal made by New York Governor George Pataki to the lawmakers to approve the legislation that grants the government to join into public-private partnerships. This transportation development partnerships will allow the state government to enter into design-build contracts and lease arrangements with private companies.


Related Articles

  • N.Y.joins other border states securing cargo from terror.  // Business Journal (Central New York);12/10/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p5 

    The article reports that New York State has joined Phase II of the Canada-United States Cargo Security Project to improve the security of international freight entering New York. New York is entering into partnership with the U.S. Attorneys of the Northern District of New York, Vermont, and New...

  • Save the Tappan Zee by outsourcing. D'Amato, Alfonse // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/3/2006, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p11A 

    The article reflects on the author's comments regarding the proposal of Governor George Pataki for a public-private partnership that would allow the taxpayers to sell the Tappan Zee Bridge to a private corporation in New York. According to the author, the concept of creating a public-private...

  • Too much process, not enough progress for city. Polk, John // Crain's Cleveland Business;07/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 30, p11 

    Examines private-public partnership in business in Cleveland, Ohio. Goals of the partnership; Traditional leadership process in the business community; Intolerance of the business community toward entrepreneurs who do not behave like them; Need to focus on developing the means to enable...

  • Puerto Rico's first water PPP project moves forward. Márquez, Carlos // Caribbean Business;10/14/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 40, p6 

    The article reports that the first water Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) project will pursue in cooperation with the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA).

  • Government plans Best Value review. Hammond, Dominique // People Management;10/11/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p8 

    Reports on the plan of the government of Great Britain to review the Best Value scheme in a bid to ease union opposition to public-private partnerships. Reason for the review; Views from Keith Handley, president of Socpo, the body representing local government human resource.

  • Government runs away from itself. Pereira, Paul // Finance Week;11/16/2001, p68 

    Examines the implication of partnerships with the private sector to fund and provide services on the major backlogs in infrastructure industry. Privatization of the fleet management, power generation and information technology; Construction of first private-public partnership of the Mangaung...

  • PARK'S POINT MAN SWINGS TO FINANCE. Elstein, Aaron // Crain's New York Business;1/30/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p20 

    This article presents information on Robert Balachandran, managing director for public finance, Bear Stearns Cos. Inc. He has been moving swiftly since he was a student at SUNY-Albany selling Rainbow vacuum cleaners door-to-door. He was named partner at an Albany lobbying firm at age 24 and...

  • Business has many tongues, and the babble reduces clout. David, Greg // Crain's New York Business;4/28/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 17, p9 

    This article states that New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg is frustrated that he can't get the Partnership for New York City, usually regarded as the premier business group in town, to publicly endorse an income tax on commuters. GovernorGeorge Pataki is unhappy that some partnership members...

  • CAMBODIA: LATEST DATA RELEASES.  // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2009, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p6 

    The article reports on the increase of investment approvals in Cambodia. According to figures from Cambodian Investment Board, year on year, the value of investment approved in the Kingdom increased by 30% in the first half of 2009 to reach 223 million U.S. dollars. However, it cautions that...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics