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An Explanation of the County of Los Angeles’ Vermont Corridor Project

By |2018-09-27T16:57:43+00:00September 27th, 2018|Project News, Resources|

The $302 million Vermont Corridor Administrative Offices Building for the County of Los Angeles is our most recent project to reach financial close.  It employs the New American Approach P3 development model and has already produced a project savings of $60 million when compared to the County's original projected budget.  According to the County's [...]

Groundbreaking for Salinas Police Services Headquarters

By |2018-09-11T02:44:23+00:00September 10th, 2018|Events, New American Approach, Project News|

Salinas, Sept 10th - The City of Salinas broke ground today on a brand-new Salinas Police Services Headquarters building.  Project leaders and city officials joined the ground breaking ceremony to celebrate the new project for the City of Salinas.  Mayor Joe Gunter and City Councilwoman (District 4), Gloria DeLaRosa, where among the speakers present [...]

New El Gabilan Library Celebrates Groundbreaking

By |2018-09-11T02:42:39+00:00September 10th, 2018|Company News, Events, New American Approach, Project News|

Salinas, CA - Mayor Joe Gunter, Councilwoman Gloria De LA Rosa, City Manger Roy Corpuz, and other project leaders gathered today to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new El Gabilan Library for the City of Salinas.   The new  Library is planned as a safe, welcoming space for all ages to learn, meet family and [...]

LA County Closes on New Vermont Corridor County Administrative Offices Building

By |2018-07-26T23:33:22+00:00July 26th, 2018|Company News, Events, New American Approach, Project News|

We are thrilled to announce that we have reached financial close on the County of Los Angeles's new Vermont Corridor Administrative Offices Building.  The new $302 million, 21-story project begins construction on August 9th. "We are proud of this project and what PFG has accomplished." Said John Finke, President of PFG, "In the last two [...]

Public Notice of Los Angeles County Facilities Inc. Board Meeting

By |2018-06-22T20:28:05+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Events, Project News|

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING Los Angeles County Facilities Inc. Board of Directors Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 8:00 AM This public meeting will be conducted by teleconference To participate by telephone, please dial: (888) 749-8686; passcode: 494-065-6350 The public may also participate in the teleconference at the following address: 10250 Constellation Blvd, 19th Floor Los [...]

Salinas City Council Unanimously Approves two P3s

By |2018-05-18T16:51:19+00:00May 18th, 2018|Company News, New American Approach, Project News, Uncategorized|

We are thrilled to announce that earlier this week the Salinas City Council, in a unanimous 7-0 vote, approved two new facilities that are in partnership with PFG.  The council approved a new Police Headquarters and a new public library that will replace their existing facility.  Both projects use the New American Approach P3 [...]

Illinois Municipal Policy Journal: Understanding Public-Private Partnerships (P3) Through a Theoretical Cost Comparison

By |2017-12-07T18:31:16+00:00December 7th, 2017|Company News, Resources|

We are honored to have been included in the recent issue of The Illinois Municipal Policy Journal, a collaboration of the Illinois Municipal League, the School of Public Service, and the Chaddick Institute at DePaul University.  The Journal has included our study and theoretical cost comparison in it's most recent volume. The goal of the publication is [...]

An Explanation of the American Approach

By |2018-05-18T16:26:15+00:00May 4th, 2017|Company News, Industry News, New American Approach, Resources|

In response to publishing our White Paper comparing the three most commonly employed financial models for developing social infrastructure, we have received requests for more information on the New American Approach.  We have drafted An Explanation of the New American Approach in an effort to further clarify what makes the New American Approach unique, why it is better to employ [...]

P3 Comparison White Paper

By |2018-05-18T16:27:48+00:00April 20th, 2017|Company News, Industry News, New American Approach, Resources|

A THEORETICAL COST COMPARISON OF P3 AND TRADITIONAL PUBLIC DELIVERY MODELS USED IN DEVELOPING SOCIAL INFRASTRUCTURE  It presents three distinct approaches to a hypothetical social infrastructure development and analyzes the costs of that project as they relate to each approach.  The three models presented are Traditional Public Delivery, The American P3 Approach, and the Availability [...]

PM Magazine: The Outcome-Focused RFP

By |2016-11-16T00:44:27+00:00August 30th, 2016|Industry News, Resources|

Many thanks to PM Magazine for publishing John Finke's article on how to structure your RFP when pursuing a Public-Private Partnership.  The article includes six key elements that help government agencies zero in on the most important aspects of each development team submission. Read More at PM Magazine:  The Outcome-Focused RFP Or download the Article [...]