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Groups across U.S. call on Obama to fund Detroit River bridge project

The Windsor Star
Dave Battagello

A group of 40 construction, business and labor associations from across the border have issued a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama… 290 more words

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Customs plaza for new Detroit bridge hits a roadblock on federal funding

By Todd Spangler
Detroit Free Press Washington Staff

WASHINGTON — What Buffalo needed in 2011 to move ahead with a decade-long plan to twin the Peace Bridge into Canada was a financial commitment for $250 million from the U.S. 1,576 more words

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Beckmann: Obama builds Michigan a bridge to nowhere

The Detroit News
Frank Beckmann

In the classic old movie “The Bridge on the River Kwai,” a group of prisoner-of-war British engineers is forced by Japanese captors during World War II to build a passage over the waterway so the Japanese can strategically move military supplies. 663 more words

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Podcast: Consul General Roy Norton the New International Trade Crossing (Part 2)

Canada’s Consul General, Roy Norton, sat down with Windsor Morning to talk about the New International Trade Crossing and the importance of a new border crossing between the U.S. 13 more words

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Obama administration's budget package includes $482 million for new infrastructure for U.S. ports of entry

Obama fails to include money for DRIC bridge in proposed U.S. budget

The Windsor Star
Dave Battagello

Canada’s Consul General Roy Norton believes the new Windsor-Detroit bridge remains on target for a 2020 opening, despite disappointing news that U.S. 871 more words

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Obama administration sets aside money for bridges and customs plazas

On Tuesday, the Obama administration set aside approximately $480 million for bridges and U.S. customs plazas, but no funding was specifically designated for the New International Trade Crossing (NITC) project. 38 more words

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Podcast: Consul General Roy Norton the New International Trade Crossing (Part 1)

Canada’s Consul General in Detroit is about to leave for a new post, but before he departs, he sat down with Windsor Morning to talk about the New International Trade Crossing, Matty Maroun and why he’ll be paying close attention to Barack Obama’s budget. 7 more words

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