Region’s companies and organizations connect with P3 proponents


Business to Business Meeting Signs for Bridging North America, CanAm Gateway, and Legacy Link PartnersOn November 30 and December 1, 2016, more than 500 individuals representing hundreds of the region’s businesses, took advantage of a unique networking opportunity to meet face-to-face with the eventual constructors and operators of the Gordie Howe International Bridge project.

The Business-to-Business meetings allowed local contractors, suppliers and service providers to network and build potential business relationships with members of the Proponent teams. It is anticipated that many local resources will be used to deliver the project. In Gathered attendees at the Business to Business meeting addition to materials and services required and the jobs created during the construction phase, the new bridge will result in many permanent jobs and business opportunities for the future operation of the crossing. Throughout the P3 procurement process, WDBA is encouraging the Proponents to engage local resources.


WDBA and ERCA planted 25 trees in College Avenue Park
On October 9, 2021, the Gordie Howe International Bridge project team, the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) and other community volunteers planted 25 large-stock native trees at College Avenue Bikeway Park as part of the project’s Community Benefits…
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WDBA and the Art Gallery of Windsor Partner to Launch Bridge Artists Exhibit
Over several years of community engagement, we’ve heard the importance placed on acknowledging the region’s multi-faceted past and present. Based on this feedback, WDBA is excited to launch a new partnership with the Art Gallery of Windsor (AGW)...
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WDBA Introduces Summer 2021 Co-op Students
Through its award-winning co-op program, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) offers students the opportunity to work on the Gordie Howe International Bridge project and to learn valuable skills
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