P3 Alert - Summer 2007
Aug 22, 2007 10:57 AM Two major water projects are moving ahead publicly in British Columbia, exposing the myth that only P3s deliver infrastructure on time and on budget.
Aug 22, 2007 02:35 PM A privatized hospital tower planned for Victoria’s Royal Jubilee Hospital has hit a financial stumbling block.
Aug 22, 2007 02:35 PM In mid-July, the City of Toronto contracted out the operation of its biosolids pelletizer to Veolia Water Canada.
Aug 22, 2007 02:36 PM The spectacular failure of a privatization scheme to upgrade parts of London, England’s subway system has lessons for Canadian officials, including Québec politicians who are privatizing construction of two new hospitals and a section of highway.
Aug 22, 2007 02:36 PM A new report takes a look at the state of Cochabamba, Bolivia’s water seven years after thousands of residents took to the streets protesting the takeover of their city water system by a subsidiary of the U.S. corporate giant, Bechtel.
Aug 22, 2007 02:36 PM Tap water is better than bottled water when it comes to people’s health, wallets and the environment – and Food & Water Watch has published a new report that helps make the case.