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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


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


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


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

Ambassador Bridge

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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Private sector to take on financial risk of building new Windsor-Detroit bridge

Canada’s taxpayers are essentially done paying for construction of the planned Detroit River bridge.

The risk and the costs of construction – including the projected $250 million for a  853 more words


UPDATED: Canada reaches deal to cover U.S. Customs costs for DRIC bridge

Canada has agreed to cover all construction costs of the U.S. customs plaza, and with the deal removed the last political hurdle Wednesday for the planned $2.1-billion Detroit River bridge. 895 more words