P3World Transportation

August 01, 2017

The Department of Transportation (DOT) is writing a new rule aimed at encouraging more private sector investment in public transportation projects. The DOT's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking on Monday that would allow public transit projects to... read more

July 31, 2017

When I was young, family fun usually involved a trip on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Everyone -- my mother and father and the four kids -- would pack into our station wagon with the faux-wood paneling on the side and drive through the turnpike's tunnels. Our favorite was always Ray's Hill.

July 10, 2017

Denver has created a public-private partnership with the Colorado Department of Transportation and other groups to establish a new neighborhood career resource center that will provide training and jobs for residents of the communities most impacted by the Central 70 project.

June 30, 2017

As debate of the pros and cons of public-private partnerships heightens in light of President Donald Trump's fondness for infrastructure privatization, the U.S. Department of Transportation has offered a look at the ups and downs of bringing private sector players into the conversation early.... read more

June 30, 2017

One week after the state announced it plans to take over construction of I-69 from Bloomington to Martinsville, there are still questions about what it means for taxpayers and the final stretch of the interstate from Martinsville to Indianapolis. WFIU/WTIU's Barbara Brosher spoke with Matt... read more

June 30, 2017

Private firms will be sought to help finance and construct the $20 billion rail tunnel connecting northern New Jersey and New York City. During its June 1 board meeting, the Gateway Program Development Board approved a move to solicit private construction and finance companies to complete the... read more

June 30, 2017

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is looking to build a bus hub in Providence, and one of the locations being considered is a stretch of lawn east of the State House.

Another possible location is the large area of grass at Francis and Gaspee streets, or the two sites could be... read more

June 30, 2017

Louisiana officials say the failed gas tax increase that would have raised hundreds of millions of dollars for transportation projects has not derailed a long-discussed passenger train service between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. But the project remains in the earliest of planning stages, and... read more

June 05, 2017

Uber, Lyft, Chariot, autonomous cars, bike share-business models and technology for urban mobility and transportation are changing at a quickening pace. How can governments and private enterprise work together to encourage and anticipate these innovations?

June 05, 2017

Texas' recent rejection of a bill enabling public-private partnerships was seen as a setback for President Trump's proposal to pay for a new infrastructure program. But it merely exemplifies the long-running U.S. trend of private dollars staying on the sidelines instead of in play.

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