Once demolished, Pier 19 will be replaced with a series of new ramps designed to streamline bridge traffic to and from local expressways and get the traffic, especially truck traffic, off surrounding surface and residential streets.
The Detroit International Bridge Company is undertaking a drive to let the citizens of Michigan vote on the fate of a new bridge over the Detroit River.
Work on the long-awaited Gateway project at the Ambassador Bridge will have to wait one more day — as high winds postpone work until Tuesday.
The Wayne County Medical Examiner has identified a body found in the Detroit River as Kent Morton, a painter who fell from the Ambassador Bridge in January.
For the second time this week, a body has been pulled from the Detroit River.
The discovery of contaminated soil and groundwater at Detroit’s Riverside Park has forced the city to temporarily close it.
Preliminary indications are that a body found in the Detroit River is not that of a painter who fell off the Ambassador Bridge.
WWJ’s Lance Howard in Chopper 950 reports that a body has been found by two fisherman in the Detroit River.
The Michigan Department of Transportation plans to seek bids for completion of a $230 million construction project on the U.S. side of the Ambassador Bridge.
A judge has ordered the Detroit International Bridge Co. to surrender control of its portion of a project on the U.S. side of the international crossing to MDOT.