New Detroit Span Spells Current One's Doom, DC Circ. Told

By Jimmy Hoover (September 14, 2017, 1:44 PM EDT) -- The owners of the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Canada made an impassioned plea to a D.C. Circuit panel Thursday to rip up the federal government's plans for a public alternative to the international roadway, saying "our bridge will become a relic and will be dead in a few years" if it is built.

The Ambassador Bridge's owners said that the planned Gordie Howe International Bridge will destroy any economic basis to build a new adjacent six-lane bridge, or "twin span," to the Ambassador, which is necessary to expand capacity and perform repairs on the original 87-year-old structure.

"It would be...

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