Secretary Mineta to Step Down From Cabinet Next Month
- No takeoff for airport initiative. Tita, Bob // Crain's Chicago Business;7/15/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p3
Focuses on the uncertainty of an airport initiative in Chicago, Illinois. Legal issue in the partnership between private developers and an airport authority; Opposition from the state transportation officials to the plans; Effort of the suburban coalition to gather support for the initiative.
- Massachusetts Officials Pick P3 Transportation Panel. BURTON, PAUL // Bond Buyer;3/27/2013, Vol. 383 Issue 33884, p3
The article reports that the government of Massachusetts has named a seven-member panel, Special Public-Private Partnership Infrastructure Commission which will address public-private partnerships in the transportation industry of the state.
- 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.
- Dubai's Union Oasis project pending approval from RTA. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;9/5/2014, Vol. 58 Issue 36, p19
The article reports on invitation to be sent to private developers to express interest in a project to develop the land surrounding Dubai, United Arab Emirates' Union metro station before the end of 2014 once the Roads & Transport Authority gives its final approvals.
- Illinois Advances Towards High Speed Rail Service. Sardin, Thelma // Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;1/12/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p6
The article reports on the announcement of the monumental public-private partnership by Illinois Transportation Secretary Gary Hannig that will bring high-speed rail development.
- Rumors grow that Whitehall is trying to back out of Tube PPP gracefully. Harding, David // Public Finance;12/14/2001-1/10/02, p6
Reports on the issue on the Tube's public-private partnership (PPP) in London, England. Conversations between the Transportation secretary and the mayor; Response of ministers; Benefits of PPP.
- Fewer transport PPPs likely due to high costs and risk. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;5/27/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 21, p11
The article informs that according to an estimation by International Finance Corp. of the U.S., the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region will see fewer public-private partnership (PPP) due to large risks and high costs involved in the project.
- Beyond Mineta. // Traffic World;7/17/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 29, p4
The author reflects on the retirement of Norman Y. Mineta as secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Mineta has been applauded with his optimism to address the needs of the logistics and transport sector. The author considers Mineta to be an asset in the transportation world. He also...
- Mineta Urges Senate to Reject Push to Increase Funding. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;5/9/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32128, p5
The article focuses on transportation secretary Norman Y. Mineta who urged the Senate to reject an expected push to increase funding in pending transportation legislation. The bill would authorize providing $283.9 billion in guaranteed funding over six years for highway and public transit...