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A fourth city has followed in Sandy Springs, GA’s footsteps and hired a private company to provide virtually all services. Chattahoochee Hill Country, Ga — a new community of about 2,500 citizens. Under the contract, CH2M Hill OMI will design, implement and operate all of the municipal processes and services that citizens will receive when the city formally opens Dec. 1.

Geoffrey Segal is the director of privatization and government reform at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. He is also editor of Reason's Privatization Watch.