Funding Our Future: Creative Financing Boosts School Construction

Web Abstract: 
Public-private partnerships (P3s) are emerging as a promising way to tap the resources needed to address schools' capital needs. Discusses public-private partnerships that are focused on renewable energy. In a different P3 scenario, school districts issue bonds and then loan the proceeds of their efforts to private developers, who in turn build the school. Once completed, the facility is leased to the district on a long-term basis at a lesser cost than the construction itself.
Journal: 
School Construction News
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Text
Publication Date: 
05/08/2012
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