Sep 18, 2008 03:38 PM The company hired by the Alberta government to build and operate 18 schools has been criticized by investors groups for holding too much debt.
Jun 27, 2008 02:56 PM The Alberta government's plan to privatize a Fort McMurray subdivision through a public private 'partnership' capitalizes on a community in crisis to promote a flawed solution.Technorati Profile
Jun 25, 2008 01:33 PM There’s fresh information available for members fighting P3s.
Apr 18, 2008 12:47 PM Edmonton City Council voted this week to build its Southwest Community Recreation centre publicly.
Apr 11, 2008 03:51 PM City of Edmonton staff are advising council to scrap plans for a P3 and keep a new recreation centre public.
Apr 11, 2008 03:22 PM CUPE spoke against a plan to have a private company build a new recreation facility in Edmonton and run it for profit. After several months of study, a report to the community services department echoes our concerns. It is possible that the initial plan to build the Southwest Recreation Centre as a P3 will be scrapped.
Feb 27, 2008 07:40 PM In a few decades, our kids will be where we are now. Shaking their heads at a missed opportunity for public investment.
Feb 12, 2008 10:48 PM "We seem to be the only place in North America that is holding onto the notion that P3s are a good idea," said CUPE Alberta President D'Arcy Lanovaz. "The rest of the continent is figuring out that these deals actually cost more and deliver less."
Jan 31, 2008 08:04 AM Despite a major research document showing P3s are more expensive than a public model, Alberta expands a plan wasting money that could build even more schools.
Jan 16, 2008 10:31 PM CUPE Alberta released a major report this week, challenging the arguments for public private partnerships.Previous 1 2  4 5 Next