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A Face-Lift For The Detroit Train Station As Part Of Land Transfer Deal

Michigan Central Depot is part of a larger deal which includes land trades and money between the city of Detroit and the owners of the Ambassador Bridge.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2015

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Records: Morouns Spent $1 Million To Fight New Detroit-Windsor Bridge

The family of the Ambassador Bridge’s owner has spent more than $1 million since 2009 in a legislative fight against a new government-backed bridge to Canada.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2014

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MDOT Won’t Lift Hazardous Materials Ban On Ambassador Bridge

By law, such material must ferried across the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

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What To Do About Detroit’s Crumbling Train Station? ‘No Magic Wand Here,’ Says Moroun

“Our plan is to clean , protect, preserve, and secure,” Matthew Moroun said in a statement to WWJ.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2013

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Daily Show Pokes Fun At Detroit Bridge Debate

Michigan is the butt of the joke when a credulous correspondent from the show asked Shabazz, a soccer mom, Tea Party member, and Canadian officials to explain why anyone would oppose a free bridge from Canada.

CBS Detroit–01/10/2013

Hearing Tonight On Moroun’s Application For 2nd Bridge To Canada

Did you think the public or private second bridge to Canada debate was over when the Matty Moroun-sponsored ballot issue went down in flames on Election Day? Not so fast.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2012

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Moroun Peppers State With Fliers Against Proposal 6

The Proposal 6 ad asks voters not to let the politicians give away more pork projects and ‘special giveaways’ for the new bridge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2012

Michigan Sues Matty Moroun’s Duty-Free Company Over Gas Sales

The Michigan Department of Agriculture is suing the Ambassador Bridge duty-free company, claiming it’s selling mislabeled gasoline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

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Public Vote On Bridges, Tunnels Unique To Michigan

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2012

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Progress Reported On Detroit Train Station Renovation

Progress is being reported in the effort to renovate the shuttered Michigan Central Depot, a massive building that for years has been symbol of Detroit blight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012

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