Six times a year APA's Planning Advisory Service publishes PAS Memo, an online newsletter covering a wide range of topics relevant to planning practitioners.

PAS Memo delivers. It's the best shop talk around, written by practicing planners and experts in the field eager to share their experiences. Each issue has illuminating case studies with links to online resources for planners who want to dig deeper. APA Members and PAS subscribers have access to all issues.

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Constructing Effective Public-Private Partnerships

September/October 2017

Are there underutilized or vacant parcels in your community in need of redevelopment? A public-private partnership might be what's needed to jumpstart a project, but it's important to proceed with care. This PAS Memo introduces the principles of public-private partnerships for economic development, identifies key considerations, and offers successful approaches for achieving public policy objectives.

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