Home / Tag Archives: privatization

Tag Archives: privatization

Tennessee city looks to privatize airport

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville’s mayor may privatize the operations of city-owned Nashville International Airport to generate funding for mass transit in middle Tennessee. The Tennessean reports Mayor Megan Barry’s office confirmed hearing a presentation in May from Oaktree Capital Management, an investment firm that has also made bids to ...

Read More »

Gov. Haslam aims to privatize universities

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has begun exploring privatization options aiming to optimize the efficiency of state-funded organizations like universities and prisons. This would affect college students because it would make personal contact with business offices on campus harder to receive. A facilities management outsourcing request for information showed Haslam’s plans ...

Read More »