DETROIT (WWJ) – The Detroit City Council has voted 7-2 to approve a contentious land-swap that could mean a second span will be added to the Ambassador Bridge. 484 more words
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It’s a given that the presidential race in the US has big implications for our economic health as Canadians. But there is another vote going on in Michigan that would also carry significant economic impact if billionaire Matty Maroun, the owner of the 85-year old Ambassador Bridge between Windsor and Detroit, has his way. 858 more words
By David Sands
The 2012 election promises to be an eventful one in Detroit. Not only is it a presidential election year, but a number of state, county, and city ballot initiatives will give voters an opportunity to weigh in on how our government will function for years to come. 1,109 more words
In case you missed Friday’s historic event announcing the agreement to build the new bridge, here are some photos to recap the announcement. The new bridge will create 10,000 new Michigan jobs as well as position Michigan as a leader in the global marketplace. 65 more words
SOUTHFIELD (Talk Radio 1270) – Gov. Rick Snyder’s International Bridge Crossing between Detroit and Windsor may not be a done deal.
That’s according to Detroit International Bridge Company spokesman Mickey Blashfield, speaking with Talk Radio 1270 morning show host Charlie Langton on Monday. 349 more words