P3s Make News Across the Country

P3s made headlines across the country this week. Newspapers in Halifax, Montreal, and Edmonton all carried pieces that questioned the supposed benefits of the P3 model. Last week the Globe and Mail Business Section also featured a piece that challenges the federal government’s current P3 push.

Here are the links to the articles:

P3 Schools’ Budget Doubles
Edmonton Journal

Architect Erases Himself from Hospital Design
The Gazette, Montreal

Beware P3 Rec Centres, Says Ottawa Councillor
Edmonton Journal

Why the Rush on P3s?
Globe and Mail



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