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Edmonton sells off sewage plant

Despite overwhelming opposition, Edmonton has voted to sell a key sewage treatment plant.

Jan 22, 2009 11:03 AM Despite overwhelming opposition, Edmonton has voted to sell a key sewage treatment plant.

Company hired by Tories to build schools in financial trouble

Nov 25, 2008 12:30 PM Union warns school construction may be delayed or cancelled

Edmonton sewage plant stays public

Oct 30, 2008 04:23 PM Edmonton city council has postponed its decision on transferring of one of the city’s main wastewater treatment plants to EPCOR, a city-owned utility that operates as a private corporation. The move would have taken the wastewater operations out of the direct oversight of elected officials.

Alberta P3 school builder has high debt

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.

Fort McMurray community P3 must be stopped

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

New anti-P3 tools

Jun 25, 2008 01:33 PM There’s fresh information available for members fighting P3s.

Edmonton goes public with new rec centre

Image from Edmonton City Council’s design for the Southwest Community Centre

Apr 18, 2008 12:47 PM Edmonton City Council voted this week to build its Southwest Community Recreation centre publicly.

Public works best for Edmonton rec centre

Possible arena. Now to be publicly financed.

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.

Edmonton City Council to take another look at the Southwest Arena plan

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.

P3's: The Royalty Rates of tomorrow

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.

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