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City of Windsor moves to secure tunnel's long-term fate

Traffic has continued to move largely unfettered through the Detroit-Windsor tunnel for the past decade.

But behind the scenes, control and operation of the important local border crossing have been far from secure since a joint operating agreement expired in 2007. 608 more words

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City investigation shows no wrongdoing within fire department

A City of Windsor investigation launched following allegations that fire department staff cheated on a job-promotion interview exam has concluded there was no merit to the complaint. 202 more words

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City hall wars: lower budget or nicer look?

The battle for city hall is on.

Though previous councillors approved rough plans for a new city hall, debate still rages — including for two hours-plus at last week’s council meeting. 1,085 more words

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City's new fraud policy points out responsibility

The City of Windsor has a new fraud policy which expands responsibility for reporting suspected wrongdoing.

“There’s a clearer definition for responsibility,” city CAO Helga Reidel said Tuesday. 202 more words

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City's Integrity Commissioner annual report says little, indicates all is well

Windsor’s Integrity Commissioner handed in his annual report Monday to city council with essentially nothing to report.

University of Windsor law professor Bruce Elman was hired in 2011 by council as its watchdog for ethical conduct of elected officials and municipal employees. 605 more words

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Dilkens says election promise kept: Seventh budget freeze

Windsor’s new mayor said he’s kept his biggest election promise — to squeeze out another year in the city’s record streak of freezing the overall municipal tax levy. 810 more words

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Vander Doelen: Austerity binge continues

Mayor Drew Dilkens says he’d be “shocked” if Windsor’s new city council doesn’t pass the zero increase 2015 budget he and senior city administrators tabled Monday. 825 more words

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