Fact Sheets

Community Benefits
WDBA has mandated that a comprehensive Community Benefits Plan be formulated and delivered by the private-sector partner with stringent oversight by WDBA. This plan will contain initiatives that will have a positive impact on communities in Windsor and Detroit.…
Gordie Howe International Bridge Project - Multi-Use Path
WDBA, in response to public consultation and feedback, has revised the design requirements of the Gordie Howe International Bridge project to include a dedicated multi-use path that will accommodate pedestrians and cyclists.
Twelve Months of Momentum for Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
During 2016, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) made significant advances on both sides of the border towards the construction of the Gordie Howe International Bridge.
Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority – An Overview
Overview Created in 2012, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is a not-for-profit Canadian Crown corporation which reports to Parliament through the Government of Canada. As such, WDBA is wholly owned by the Government of Canada but is structured like…
Gordie Howe International Bridge – Project Components and Features
The Gordie Howe International Bridge project is a once-in-a-generation undertaking. Not only will the project deliver much-needed transportation improvements for international travellers, it will also provide jobs and opportunities for growth to the Windsor-Detroit…
Public-Private Partnership (P3) Procurement Process
Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is running a rigorous and fair procurement process to select a private-sector partner with the skills, experiences and resources necessary to deliver the Gordie Howe International Bridge. The procurement process is…
Proponents for the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
On November 10, 2016, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) announced that it had issued the Request for Proposals (RFP) to pre-qualified teams as part of their process to select a private-sector partner to deliver the Gordie Howe International Bridge project.…
US Property Acquisition
An extensive environmental study completed as part of the Detroit River International Crossing study in 2005-2009 identified the properties that would be required for the construction of the US Port of Entry, the required Gordie Howe International Bridge…
Early Works – Stormwater Management
As part of the Gordie Howe International Bridge project, Early Works activities will prepare the Canadian Port of Entry (POE) site for the work to be undertaken by the private-sector partner to be identified through a separate procurement process. There are…
Early Works – Perimeter Access Road
As part of the Gordie Howe International Bridge project, Early Works activities will prepare the Canadian Port of Entry (POE) site for the work to be undertaken by the private-sector partner to be identified through a separate procurement process. There are…