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Pier 19 deconstruction. (WWJ: Mike Campbell)

Progress On Gateway Project; But More Delays For Motorists

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Ambassador bridge

Ambassador Bridge Owner: Let Voters Decide

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

Ambassodor Bridge

Gateway Project At Border To Resume

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012

Kent Morton

Medical Examiner ID’s Body As Missing Painter Kent Morton

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2012

(WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Medical Examiner Not Confirming I.D. Of Body Found In River

For the second time this week, a body has been pulled from the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2012

(WWJ Photo/File)

Contamination Forces Closure Of Riverside Park

The discovery of contaminated soil and groundwater at Detroit’s Riverside Park has forced the city to temporarily close it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2012

Search boat on the river (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Medical Examiner: Body Found Likely Not Missing Painter

Preliminary indications are that a body found in the Detroit River is not that of a painter who fell off the Ambassador Bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

Ambassador Bridge. (WWJ Photo, File)

Body Found By Fishermen In The Detroit River

WWJ’s Lance Howard in Chopper 950 reports that a body has been found by two fisherman in the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012


MDOT To Seek Bids For Gateway Project Completion

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012

Truck travels surface streets in Southwest Detroit near the Ambassador Bridge (WWJ Photo/File)

Bridge Co. Kicked Off Gateway Project, Must Pay Millions

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012