Public Private Partnership Bulletin

October 20, 2006

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1. Loudoun County seeks partners to develop county site

RFQ recently issued by Loudoun County for the development of a county-owned site.

2. 81 action urged, critics express concern

Opinion: “Too Much Action”
Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 8, 2006

I-81 plan: the good, the bad and the very bad
Roanoke Times, October 8, 2006

3. CTB endorses limited plan for I-81, PPTA moves forward

I-81 improvement strategy includes truck-climbing lanes
Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 12, 2006

Board allows review of I-81: An environmental study will assess the effects of moving freight from truck to rail
Roanoke Times, October 12, 2006

State Board Approves Plan For I-81: Officials Leave Option For Future Tolls Open
Daily News Record, October 11, 2006

VDOT discusses I-81
Bristol Herald Courier, October 12, 2006

4. Virginia School for Deaf and Blind plan advances

VSDB plans move ahead: Two buildings face demolition, others tagged as surplus
News Leader, October 12, 2006

5. Maryland advances RFI for HOT lane development

MDOT mulls private transit partnerships
The Gazette,
Oct. 6, 2006

RFI from the Maryland Department of Transportation

6. New Jersey looks to concession approaches for Turnpike

Jersey looks to collect billions on the Turnpike
The Star-Ledger, October 8, 2006

Danger in Turnpike deal
The Star-Ledger, October 11, 2006

7. Roanoke issues RFP for PPEA approach to Western Virginia Regional Jail

Recent solicitation from Roanoke County to use the PPEA for the Western Virginia Regional Jail.

8. VITA reports on IT PPEA implementation

VITA Update by Lem Stewart CIO of the Commonwealth Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission, October 10, 2006

9. VDOT issues PPEA for redevelopment of local office locations

PPEA solicitation from VDOT to redevelop several of its maintenance locations in the Richmond area that have significant development potential.

10. Dulles Rail timetable slips by one year

New timetable for Dulles rail
Fairfax County Times, October 17, 2006

11. House Appropriations hears presentations on Greenway toll increase, 95 HOT Lanes

Two presentations recently given to the House Appropriations Committee on the proposed toll increase for the Dulles Greenway and the PPTA project to build HOT lanes on I-395/I-95.

12. Financing lacking for Capital Beltway PPTA project

Beltway toll lanes lack funding
Fairfax County Times, October 17, 2006