The World: Bordeaux - Clear Channel wins $18.5m Bordeaux contract

Clear Channel France has seen off competition from JCDecaux to scoop the Bordeaux street furniture contract.

The contract covers all 27 member councils, including Bordeaux city centre, and represents an investment of around $18.5 million.

In a 15-year deal, Clear Channel will assume responsibility for the maintenance of 1,800 bus shelters and an advertiser-funded bicycle-loan scheme.