The long-awaited presidential permit from Washington D.C. to build a second bridge over the Detroit River has finally been granted.
A 47-year-old Trenton man remains hospitalized days after a head-on collision on the Grosse Ile free bridge.
One person has been taken to the hospital after an accident on the Grosse Ile free bridge.
Among the local projects in the 5-year plan are widening and repaving I-75 from Royal Oak to Bloomfield Hills.
Gov. Rick Snyder is returning to Canada to discuss the plans for a second bridge between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario, nearly six months after signing a deal to build the Canadian-financed span and three weeks after getting a vote of confidence from Michigan residents.
The Proposal 6 ad asks voters not to let the politicians give away more pork projects and ‘special giveaways’ for the new bridge.
Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and the Canadian Consul General are defending a proposed bridge between Detroit and Windsor.
Proposal 6 would change the state constitution to require approval by a majority of Michigan voters on any new international commuter bridges or tunnels before the state can spend money on the projects.
The Michigan Supreme Court has scheduled hearings Thursday on whether it should order four voter-initiated proposals onto the Nov. 6 ballot.