Public Works Financing
April 30, 2011
Public Works Financing reports on Winnipeg’s 30-year “alliance partnering” contract with Veolia Water, under which the firm will advise the city on capital improvements to and operations of its sewage treatment facilities. The article describes the risks and rewards that will be shared by the firm and the city. It notes Elizabeth Brubaker’s concerns about sewage treatment staff and management remaining under city control.