Senate Bill 1048, passed during the 2011 legislative session, creates new procedures for cities to enter into public-private partnerships.  (The procedures in the bill are not exclusive, and cities must opt-in by resolution to utilize them.)  The National Council for Public-Private Partnerships will conduct a seminar on the bill at the Hilton Austin on January 25, 2012.  For more information, go to

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