O’Hare Inks Contract

O’Hare International inked a 2-year $26.6 million deal for window washers and janitors. The contract replaces 220 city positions. No estimate on savings was given, however, experience tells us that it is likely in the 10-20 percent range.

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.