Gateway Project

Southwest Detroit Freeway Ramps To Open Friday

It’s been months in the making, but another part of the Gateway Project in southwest Detroit has been completed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

The first trucks to drive on the new Gateway Project truck road. (MDOT/Facebook Photo)

MDOT Opens Gateway Project Truck Road

MDOT is holding a ceremony to signify the opening of a new part of the I-75 Gateway Project Tuesday, much to the delight of residents who are anxious to stop seeing commercial trucks rumble through their neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2012

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

Wayne County Judge Prentiss Edwards (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Bridge Company Hopes To Regain Control Of Gateway Project

Two weeks after surrendering control of the Gateway Project to MDOT under court order, the owners of the Ambassador Bridge will appeal to get it back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2012

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

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Moroun, Stamper In Clear For Now On Bridge Project

The owner and president of the Ambassador Bridge will not be going back to jail, at least for now.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2012

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

Bridge Co. To Follow Court’s Orders In Gateway Dispute

Following nearly two years of disputes, the company that controls the Ambassador Bridge says it will comply with a judge’s order to complete the “Gateway Project.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

Bridge Exec Blames MDOT For Stalled Gateway Project

After spending a night in jail, the President of the Ambassador Bridge Company is speaking out on what he says is misinformation about the Gateway Project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

Manuel "Matty" Moroun, left, and Dan Stamper (Booking Photos)

Appeals Court Orders Release Of Jailed Bridge Execs

The Michigan appeals court has ordered the release of Ambassador Bridge owner Manuel “Matty” Moroun and his top business associate after a night in jail for contempt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012