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Tribunal rejects bridge company's $3.5-billion NAFTA claim against Canada

A $3.5-billion claim for damages by the Ambassador Bridge company against the Canadian government for alleged violations of the North American Free Trade Agreement has been rejected in Washington by a three-member tribunal. 502 more words

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Funding for U.S. customs staff at new bridge remains in question

Funding has been secured to build the U.S. customs plaza for the new Detroit River bridge, but questions remain whether Washington will provide sufficient funding — estimated at $50 million per year — for staff and equipment. 566 more words

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Cyclists demand space on new international bridge

Don’t forget about us, cyclists are urging those who are drawing up bridge plans for the new $2.1-billion Detroit River International Crossing.

“We don’t get to build many bridges — we are firmly, strongly in support of installing bike lanes,” said Darren Winger of the advocacy group… 272 more words

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Moroun's lawyers file U.S. court appeal in bid to secure twin span permit

Lawyers for Ambassador Bridge owner Matty Moroun in Washington have filed notice of intent to appeal last month’s U.S. federal court ruling which dismissed his complaint against the U.S. 224 more words

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Benfeito leads as divers win five medals in Beijing

Feature photo: Vaughn Ridley via Diving Plongeon Canada

Canadian divers ended their first FINA Diving World Series event of the season with a total of five medals in Beijing, where  466 more words

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Latest deal on Detroit-Canada bridge a huge boost for metro trade

Brookings | Joseph Kane and Adie Tomer

Over the past decade, the New International Trade Crossing (NITC)—a proposed bridge between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario—has been in the works to improve connectivity at one of the world’s busiest border crossings and sites of commerce. 470 more words

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New Detroit bridge owes existence to Canada

There is one thing to be said about the Detroit River International Crossing: Canada wants it; it wants it badly.

The new bridge between Detroit and Windsor has been a tough sell on this side of the border. 356 more words

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