Columbia, Mo. Low-Income Families Receive Smartphones, Internet Through P3

The Columbia Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, along with Global Reconnect Inc. will provide low-income residents with smartphones and wireless network through a public-private partnership.

Waterfront Park Coming to South Jersey Courtesy of P3 Funding

The City of Camden, N.J. will welcome a new waterfront park after receiving a $750,000 grant from the Department of the Interior’s Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership.

P3 Saves Alabama Taxpayers $30 million for Road Construction

Baldwin County, Ala., recently sought a public-private partnership to help fund the widening of the Foley Breach Express bridge, one that has seen consistent traffic congestion due to the road’s popularity.

Bossier City, La., Finds Success with P3, Water-Sewer Service

A year ago, Bossier City agreed to let Manchac Consulting Group operate its treatment plants and water and sewer lines, paying the private partner $1 million for the year.

N.C. County Considers P3 Arrangement for Redeveloping City Block

New Hanover County is considering four scenarios for how to redevelop a block of property that it owns in downtown Wilmington, N.C.

Partnership Bringing Food Incubator to Chicago

The city of Chicago is joining with private and corporate donors to create a food incubator for East Garfield Park on the West Side.

P3 helps Maryland town with reservoir

The Maryland town of Bel Air broke ground recently on a $15 million reservoir, thanks to a partnership between the town, Harford County the state Department of Environment and private company Maryland Water.

West Baltimore Police Station Helps Officers, Engages Community

With the help of private donations, the Baltimore’s Western District police station has undergone a $4.5 million renovation that helps police officers take care of themselves and provides public space for residents to gather.

Michigan city to add downtown parking via P3

City leaders in Holland, Mich., recently approved a deal that will add 380 parking spaces to its downtown.

Texas county’s P3 generates energy rebate, savings

Fort Bend County’s public-private partnership with Schneider Electric is paying off. The southeastern Texas county entered a P3 last summer to pay for energy and infrastructure upgrades. An energy efficiency program paid for a modernized jail and failing systems – with no new taxes or increase fees.