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Federal Surface Transportation Reauthorization Bill Largely Positive For US Public-Private Partnership Market
The Highway Trust Fund, supported largely through user fees by way of federal gas tax revenues, serves as the primary mechanism for states to fund road and transit construction and maintenance projects.
7 Dec 2015
New US Water Infrastructure Legislation Passed Today: Will WIFIA Repeat The Success Of TIFIA?
The US Department of Transportation’s TIFIA credit support program is by far the most successful financial support program for surface transportation public-private partnerships.
23 May 2014
Obama Administration Proposes To Give States Broad Authority To Toll Existing Interstates To Generate Revenue For Transportation Purposes
In a major policy shift with potentially large implications for US infrastructure public-private partnership ("PPP") activity, the Obama administration has proposed to change federal law to give US states broad authority to put tolls on existing interstate highways to provide funding for transportation purposes.
1 May 2014
President Obama Encourages Increased Private Investment In US Infrastructure
President Obama today announced a series of proposals to encourage greater private investment in US highways and other infrastructure assets.
3 Apr 2013
Transportation Reauthorization Bill—Implications For Transportation P3 Projects
On June 28, 2012, the US House of Representatives and Senate reached agreement on the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (S. 1813; MAP-21).
29 Jun 2012
President Barack Obama Announces $50 Billion Infrastructure Spending Proposal, Highlighting Continuing Need for Private Investment in Infrastructure
President Obama recently announced support for several transportation infrastructure proposals.
19 Sep 2010
Recent Bankruptcy Decisions Demonstrate Importance of Structuring Considerations in Financings of Public-Private Partnerships
The recent bankruptcy filings by infrastructure companies Connector 2000 Association Inc., South Bay Expressway, L.P., California Transportation Ventures, Inc., and the Las Vegas Monorail Company have tested the structures utilized to implement public-private partnerships (P3s) in the United States in several respects.
31 Aug 2010