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Stories with subject: Public-private partnerships
  • Nevada partnership tries to shrink size of mustang herd 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 7:45 pm

    GARDNERVILLE, Nevada - Armed with a rifle and a hand-held, laser range-finder, Jim Havens stalks his target for hours before he can try to get off a clean shot in the foothills of northern Nevada's Pine Nut Range.

  • Stonewall cottages funded by public-private partnership 
    Updated: Apr-17-16 11:45 am

    WESTON, West Virginia - Budget cuts and funding uncertainty have placed many West Virginia state parks in survival, rather than expansion, mode. But Lewis County's Stonewall Resort State Park has opened the first of what could be 20 new luxury cottages in a new, wooded lakeshore development, thanks to a new public-private funding venture at a park developed in part with private sector capital.

  • Manila water plan draws US rep's criticism for IFC role story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 11:49 pm

    MANILA, Philippines - In a bustling, densely populated corner of Manila, fruit vendor Coring Gutierrez reads $35 due from her latest water bill, more than triple what her family of six paid 15 years ago.

  • University of Iowa proposes new site to house art collection 
    Updated: Apr-04-16 4:00 pm

    IOWA CITY, Iowa - University of Iowa officials have proposed a new location for a building to house its art museum less than a month after pulling out of a public-private partnership for the project.