Friday, 24 October 2008

Bonnyrigg. Successful public-private project

An example of a successful public-private partnership was the regeneration of the rundown Bonnyrigg housing estate, according to Bruce Hawker, of Hawker Britton, at the Annual Public Sector Update seminar, of the Chartered Secretaries Australia. The project involved Fairfield City Council, a Bonnyrigg Reference Group, a Bonnyrigg Residents Group and others. High-profile consultations, weekly barbeques, surveys of 70 per cent of residents and events in each of six non-English local languare groups were orgainsed, he said in The Australian Financial Review.