Public Private Partnerships Bulletin

August 9, 2007

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1. North Carolina considers options for Cape Fear Skyway

Tolls suggested for U.S. 17 bypass
Star-News, July 24, 2007

2. Dulles Rail PPTA expected to be economic boon

Rail means potential job boom
Fairfax County Times, July 24, 2007

3. Dulles Rail project criticized in FTA report

US DOT Inspector General report on the Dulles Rail project

USDOT issues report critical of Dulles rail
Fairfax County Times, July 27, 2007

Report casts doubt on N. Va. rail project
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 29, 2007

Under Deal, Cost Will Grow Until Federal Review Is Done
Washington Post, July 31, 2007

Rail debate heats up
Fairfax County Times, August 7, 2007

4. HOT Lanes for 95 advance, public concerns aired

Carpoolers get HOT story
Potomac News, July 26, 2006

I-95 commuters long for relief
Free Lance-Star, July 27, 2006

HOT lanes review ahead
Free Lance-Star, August 5, 2006

5. SCC report endorses toll increase for Dulles Greenway

State Official Endorses Greenway Toll Hike
Washington Post, July 29, 2007

6. CTB member calls for more I-81 improvements

On The Road With James Davis
Daily News Record, July 31, 2007

7. Tennessee evaluates options for I-81, toll authority

Tennessee transportation officials to study interstate corridor
from Bristol to Memphis
Bristol Herald Courier, August 1, 2007

Transportation committee seeks solutions to shortfall
Chattanooga Times Free Press, August 05, 2007

8. Plan to toll I-80 in Pennsylvania hits political jersey barrier

I-80 toll battle heads to Congress
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 31, 2007

9. North Carolina weighs options amid funding gap

Guidelines covering any PPP project developed by the North Carolina Turnpike Authority.

Toll road project is put on hold
News & Observer, August 2, 2007

Private Money May Prove to Be Best Route to Toll Roads
WRAL, August 6, 2007

10. Frederick County advances competing school PPEA plans

Frederick moves forward on 12th elementary school
The Winchester Star, August 4, 2007

11. Chesterfield eyes PPTA for Powhite extension

County moves on toll road
Chesterfield Observer
, August 1, 2007