Public Private Partnerships

Transportation headlines, Thursday, April 9

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Denver RTD does the PPP thing

Some big transit funding news out of Denver on Friday: the RTD, the metro Denver area’s transit agency, approved of a public-private partnership to help build three rail lines, including a connection between Denver and the distant Denver International Airport. The deal works like this: the consortium of private firms [continue reading]