EFC Event: Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Event
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Hosted by: Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University

Live event
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 10:00am - 3:00pm
Asheville NC

 

Schematic shows the results of the innovative partnership between New Belgium Brewery and the City of Asheville, one project that was featured during the workshop.

 

Participants learned about the options local governments have to partner with the private sector and non-profits to finance and manage environmental infrastructure and programs. 

The workshop was sponsored by the UNC School of Government Environmental Finance Center and the Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University.

Jeff Hughes, Director of the Environmental Finance Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, lead this program designed for staff and elected officials from local governments and for organizations that work with local governments on environmental issues. 

Program topics:

  • Stormwater management, sustainable energy installations, solid waste management public private partnership examples
  • Legal options for structuring alliances and financing partnerships
  • Choosing the right team
  • Tips for overcoming barriers

For additional information, contact LGTP director Vickey Wade at vwade@wcu.edu or Jeff Hughes at jhughes@unc.edu

 

 

Program: All

Event Presentations

Public Private Environmental Partnerships
Jeff Hughes
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University
12/09/2014

Beyond Beer: Public/Private Partnership of New Belgium Brewery Project
Fred Grogan, Gabe Quisenberry, McCray Coates
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University
12/09/2014

ReVenture Park: Environmental Public Private Partnerships
Tom McKittrick
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University
12/09/2014

Public Private Partnerships: Special Contracting Requirements
Norma Houston
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University
12/09/2014

Agenda: Environmental Public-Private Partnerships
Jeff Hughes
Environmental Public-Private Partnerships

Local Government Training Program in Political Science & Public Affairs at Western Carolina University
11/19/2014