Download PDF versions of the following news releases to read detailed information about the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway.
December 14, 2015 - Ministers Garneau and Del Duca unveil commemorative plaque for the Parkway. English
November 1, 2013 - Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Contractor to Replace Girders Manufactured by Freyssinet. Read more.
October 31 , 2013 - Minister's update on Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway. Read more.
October 2, 2013 - WEMG: Unequivocally Stands Behind Safety of Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway. Read more.
August 29, 2013 - Windsor Essex Mobility Group News Release: Update on Scope of Review. Read more.
August 29, 2013 - Ontario News Release: Review of the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway Extended. Read more.
August 12, 2013 - Minister's Statement: Review of Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway begins. View news release.
July 22, 2013 - Minister's Statement on Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway. Read More.
July 22, 2013 – WEMG: Working with local partners to deliver the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway. Read More.
July 19, 2013 - A scale model of the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway roundabout was opened at the Children’s Safety Village of Windsor & Essex County. Read More.
November 28, 2012 - Windsor-Essex Parkway Named After Herb Gray. Read more. 6+3
November 5, 2012 - Roundabout Opens on Windsor-Essex Parkway. Read more.
February 17, 2012 - Significant Progress on Windsor-Essex Parkway. Read more.
August 18, 2011 - Official Groundbreaking of the Windsor-Essex Parkway.
News Release: English French
Backgrounder: English French
Fact Sheet – Windsor-Essex Parkway Chronology English French
Fact Sheet – Windsor-Essex Parkway – Did you know English French
Fact Sheet – Delivering the Windsor-Essex Parkway English French
Fact Sheet – What’s Coming Next English French
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February 4, 2011 - The Windsor Essex Mobility Group (WEMG) has begun preparatory work on the Windsor-Essex Parkway. Read more
December 30, 2010 - Work on The Windsor-Essex Parkway, local roads and border crossings this year helped ease congestion, improve safety and created about 2,000 jobs in the Windsor area. English French
December 17, 2010 - Financial Close Reached on the Windsor-Essex Parkway
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Windsor Essex Mobility Group Partners Backgrounder
Partnering with local businesses Backgrounder
Project Costs of the Windsor-Essex Parkway Backgrounder
November 5, 2010 - Announcement of the Preferred Proponent: English French. Watch the announcement webcast: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3. Meet the Preferred Proponent video: Windsor Essex Mobility Group.
Check out the sign unveiled: Image Video.
Windsor-Essex Parkway on Track for 2011: English French
August 20, 2010 - ‘WE Pay it Forward’ Property Salvage Project Update. Read more.
July 5, 2010 - ‘WE Pay it Forward’ Kicks off Property Salvage Project. Read more.
June 11, 2010 - URS Canada Inc. wins Consulting Engineers of Ontario award for work on DRIC. Read more
May 14, 2010 - ‘WE Pay it Forward’ Launched. Read more.
February 17, 2010 - DRIC Traffic Projections Confirmed by Michigan Study. Read more.
December 29, 2009 - Ontario released a request for proposals (RFP) inviting companies short-listed to design, build, finance and maintain The Windsor-Essex Parkway to submit formal proposals. Read more Backgrounder: Short-listed team members for The Windsor-Essex Parkway. Read more.
December 3, 2009 - Transport Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and the Windsor Port Authority have approved the Federal CEAA Screening Report prepared by the Partnership.
Read the Notice of Decision English French
Read the Federal News Release English French
Read the Provincial News Release English French
October 8, 2009 - Ontario announced the companies short-listed to submit proposals to build The Windsor-Essex Parkway. News Release
Backgrounder - Evaluation Process
Backgrounder - Building the Right Solution
July 8, 2009 - Transport Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and the Windsor Port Authority invite public comment on the Draft Federal CEAA Screening Report prepared by the Partnership. Read more English French
June 29, 2009 - The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Ontario released a Request For Qualifications (RFQ) to pre-qualify and shortlist teams to design, build, finance and maintain The Windsor-Essex Parkway Project. Read More.
January 16, 2009 - Canadian Study Team Welcomes Michigan Announcement. The Canadian lead of the DRIC study team welcomes Michigan Department of Transportation's announcement that the U.S. federal government has approved a new crossing of the Detroit River at Detroit. Read More.
January 15, 2009 - The Facts About Air Quality and The Windsor-Essex Parkway. The DRIC study team wants the public in Windsor and Essex County to know the facts about the technical reports on air quality submitted to the Minister of the Environment on December 31, 2008 as part of the project's Environmental Assessment. Read more English French
January 12, 2009 - DRIC Wants You to Know the Facts. The Detroit River International Crossing (DRIC) study team wants the public in Windsor and Essex County to know the facts about the technical reports that were submitted as part of the Environmental Assessment to the Minister of the Environment on December 31, in particular the reports on air quality and human health, as many questions have recently arisen on these topics. Read more English French
June 18, 2008 - The Detroit River International Crossing study team announced the Technically and Environmentally Preferred location of the new international bridge and inspection plaza.
May 1, 2008 - The Detroit River International Crossing (DRIC) study team announced the Technically and Environmentally Preferred Alternative for an access road extending Highway 401 to a new inspection plaza and international crossing leading to Interstate 75 in Michigan. The plaza and crossing locations will be announced later this spring. Transportation Investments in Windsor and Essex County Investing in Windsor and Essex County Memorandum of Understanding for the development of the Ontario-Quebec Continental Gateway and Trade Corridor