P3World Water

June 19, 2017

Corpus Christi's governing body is moving forward with its plan to rehabilitate and modernize the wastewater system without committing to building a new treatment plant. The adopted direction, which is now final, came after nearly three hours of debate and opened the door for the council to... read more

June 19, 2017

Chester, Pennsylvania's recently formed Stormwater Authority announced a partnership last week that aims to help the city meet a federally mandated sewer system fix while also creating jobs for local contractors and spurring economic development.

June 19, 2017

A new sewage treatment plant on the Baja California coast. A pipeline to collect wastewater from ocean-front communities. A plan to re-use Tijuana's treated wastewater in agriculture. These are some of the highlights of a soon-to-be-released plan by the state of Baja California to upgrade... read more

June 19, 2017

Never has there been a more critical time for the private sector to partner with others to tackle the critical global challenges facing our cities and communities. In light of the world's climate and environmental crisis, increasing inequity and rapid urbanization, everyone is talking about the... read more

June 19, 2017

Private investment in public works isn't a new idea: In 2014, former President Barack Obama launched an initiative focused on partnerships between public agencies and private companies to boost infrastructure financing and innovation.

May 22, 2017

Steve Schuh, Anne Arundel County Executive Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh recently announced the Department of Public Works (DPW) Watershed Protection and Restoration Program (WPRP) has entered into a public-private partnership to clean up the Severn Run, Patapsco, and Paxtuxent... read more

May 17, 2017

P3 Kentucky, a new communications hub, will help inform and connect Kentucky's local and state leaders who are considering public-private partnerships to solve pressing needs for water and sewer improvements, economic development projects and other public infrastructure investments.

May 09, 2017

A new report from Moody's Investors Service says that with an estimated $1 trillion needed for investment in US water and wastewater infrastructure, current market conditions are conducive to more public-private partnerships (PPP or P3s). However, several factors including limited experience,... read more

April 24, 2017

In 2008, Shelby County, Alabama opened the new South Shelby water treatment facility to address a severe need to increase the available amount of drinking water.

April 24, 2017

The Tampa Bay region of Florida, which is located within the Southwest Florida Water Management District, has traditionally acquired its drinking water supply from groundwater pumped from nearby aquifers. In the 1990s, population growth began to outpace current drinking water supplies and the... read more

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