10 Blog Posts From the Public Private Partnership Tag


A State Should Never Lease Its Roads

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A State Should Never Lease Its Roads

Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared in October 2020 as an NMA E-Newsletter #614. If you would like to receive our one-topic weekly E-Newsletter, join the NMA today. Reason Foundation’s Transportation Guru Robert Poole released a study in August of how nine states could financially benefit if they were to lease their toll road systems to […]

Have Cities become a House of Cards?

Have Cities become a House of Cards?

Before the pandemic, many cities were going all-in on road diets, bike lanes, traffic calming, Vision Zero, Complete Streets, and Livable Streets. Now, many city budgets have been decimated due to the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic. Some media have said this could be the death of downtowns, and others say they will […]

Tolls in America—a New Reality?

Tolls in America—a New Reality?

Private toll companies and state toll agencies have run up against a funding crisis just like the rest of the country. As mentioned in the last Tolling in America blog, if private toll companies are a part of a PPP or Public-Private Partnership, they might bail (as has been done before) if the money they […]

Is it Really Tough Times for Toll Roads Ahead?

Is it Really Tough Times for Toll Roads Ahead?

By Shelia Dunn, NMA Communications Director The website Chief Investment Officer posted in June a lament for how tough it is for toll roads right now. Here’s a quote, “The typically stable asset class has been hit as traffic levels have dropped 40 percent to 85 percent globally, S&P analysts say.” So the website tells […]

Are We Slinking Ever Closer to a Universal Road User Charge? Part 1—the National Landscape:  NMA E-Newsletter #549

Are We Slinking Ever Closer to a Universal Road User Charge? Part 1—the National Landscape: NMA E-Newsletter #549

A road user charge or RUC (also referred to as the Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax or VMT Tax and Mileage Based User Fees or MBUF) currently permeates nearly every discussion of how our country will pay for infrastructure in the future. Many transportation planners and elected officials seem to agree the time has come to […]

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