The Washington, D.C. City Council (USA) has unanimously passed legislation written by Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser that establishes a legislative framework for public private partnership (P3) in the District of Columbia.Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser stated:
"We have unfunded infrastructure needs that total in the billions of dollars. The Public-Private Partnership Act gives us an innovative tool to close that gap and deliver on major projects in an efficient and cost-effective way."The Public Private Partnership Act of 2014 involves:
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper on June 4th vetoed Senate Bill 14-197 and signed an Executive Order that will improve transparency, accountability and openness relating to the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT).
In late April we reported that Bill 117 was introduced in the legislature aiming to open toll roads to greater public review in the state of Colorado.