The topic of infrastructure doesn’t have the sizzle of skyscrapers, amusement-park malls or massive mixed-use complexes, but it has garnered a good deal of attention. President Donald Trump made it a key campaign issue. Right before the election, his team proposed a private investment-driven, $1 trillion infrastructure program that would transfer the risk of such a mammoth undertaking away from the public sector and take advantage of private-sector capital, as well its experience and innovation. The White House also made private investment an integral part of its 2018 budget request.
Source: Construction Dive