Fact Sheets

Gordie Howe International Bridge Project – An Overview
Gordie Howe International Bridge Project – An Overview
History In 2008, a new border transportation system for the Windsor-Detroit gateway was identified through the bi-national Detroit River International Crossing (DRIC) study. Its five components included an Ontario access road – now known as the Rt. Hon.…
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Public-Private Partnership Model
Public-Private Partnership Model
The Gordie Howe International Bridge project will be delivered through a public-private partnership (P3). What is a P3? According to P3 Canada, a public-private partnership is a long-term performance-based approach to procuring public infrastructure where…
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Public-Private Partnership Procurement Process
Public-Private Partnership Procurement Process
The Gordie Howe International Bridge project will be delivered through a public-private partnership (P3). To select a private sector partner to deliver the project components – the Canadian and US Ports of Entry, the bridge and the Michigan Interchange…
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Gordie Howe International Bridge
Gordie Howe International Bridge
On May 14, 2015, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, along with Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, announced that the new publicly-owned bridge between Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan will be named the Gordie Howe International…
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Clearance activities – a three-pronged approach
Clearance activities – a three-pronged approach
Over the past 110 years, the Brighton Beach landscape has changed significantly. With the exception of a few privately-owned homes, the area had been all but abandoned from residential use for many years. Many of the properties had become overgrown and as…
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