Welcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.
Login: Password:
     


 

 

  Construction

Subscriber content preview

November 8, 2012

Michigan voters clear the way for a bridge to Canada

  • Bridge costs would be repaid to Canada through tolls collected on the Canadian side.
  • TORONTO (AP) — A decision by Michigan voters to defeat a proposal that would have meant referendums on whether new bridges or tunnels are built between their state and Canada helps clear the way for a new Canadian-financed bridge deemed critical to trade, Canada's government said Wednesday.

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said a new bridge is important to the economies of both countries and said he's very pleased to see the people of Michigan support it.


     
    . . .


    To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.


    Search Stories
     Find:
     With:
     In:
     Depth:
     Sort by:
    Advanced options

    --