Transportation

Bluewater Bridge. Photo by Ian Shalapata

Strike Hits Bluewater Bridge

By Ian Shalapata (SARNIA, ON) – Cross-border movement could be disrupted for travellers during the US Thanksgiving Day holiday as workers at the Bluewater Bridge…



A Porter Airlines Bombardier Q400 aircraft is seen in flight on 18 August 2011.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Porter Pilots Avoid In-Flight Collision

By Ian Shalapata (TORONTO, ON) – Two flight attendants were treated in hospital for minor injuries after a Porter Airlines flight had to take evasive…



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Howe Bridge Delayed

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – The expected completion date of the Gordie Howe Bridge is now being put off indefinitely according to Canadian officials…


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Detroit Leading Bike-Share Movement

(DETROIT, MI) – Detroit Bikes, North America’s only large-scale bicycle manufacturer, and Motivate, the nation’s leading bike-share operator, announced that Motivate’s bikes will now be…


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National Cuts Service From Windsor

(ORLANDO, FL) – Orlando-based National Airlines today announced changes to its planned summer flight schedule, including the postponement of expansion at Long Island MacArthur Airport…


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Thermal Imaging Improves Road Safety

(LONDON, ON) – Over the past several months the OPP, in concert with the Ministry of Transportation (MTO), have been focusing on Commercial Motor Vehicle…


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Tunnel To Close At Night For Repair Work

By Ian Shalapata (DETROIT, MI) – Repair work is being scheduled for the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel beginning in May this year. The project is expected to…


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Tires Fly Off Tractor-Trailer

By Chris Schnurr (CHATHAM-KENT, ON) – The Ontario Ministry of Transportation is investigating a Wednesday afternoon accident on Highway 401 after a set of tires…