Champlain Bridge

Put Brakes On Proposed Massey Tunnel Replacement Bridge

Dermod Travis | Posted 07.04.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

With news last week that all but one of Metro Vancouver's mayors have given a firm thumbs down to the B.C. government's proposal for a 10-lane, three-kilometre bridge to replace the George Massey Tunnel, it's a good opportunity to take a step back and give this idea more than a quick once-over.

Althia Raj

Quebec Says 'Non' To His Urban Affairs Minister Idea | Althia Raj | Posted 05.13.2015 | Canada Politics

"Totally unacceptable"

What Criminal Charges? Feds Choose SNC-Lavalin For Massive Bridge Project

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The Canadian government has selected a consortium led by engineering and construction firm SNC-Lavalin to build the new, multibillion-dolla...

Harper's Handling Of Champlain Bridge 'Inexcusable': Mulcair

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The federal government is coming under attack for its handling of one of Canada's busiest bridges.NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair says Prime Mini...

Canadians Split On Road Tolls: Poll

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Canadians are divided on whether tolls should be used to help pay for major infrastructure projects like new highways and bridges, a new su...

Feds To Spend $5 Billion Replacing Montreal's Aging Champlain Bridge

CP | Jonathan Montpetit, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - After months of studied silence about the future of Montreal's Champlain Bridge, the federal government announced Wednesday that it will re...

Montreal To Get New Champlain Bridge

CBC | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Politics

The federal government is set to announce plans to replace Montreal's aging Champlain Bridge. CBC News has learned Federal Transport Minis...

Rebuilding Confidence When Our Infrastructure Is Crumbling

Deborah Coyne | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada
Deborah Coyne

Recently, two major transportation arteries in Montreal have been disrupted because of partial structural collapses. These events are only the tip of the iceberg in terms of crumbling bridges, tunnels, roads, and sewers, and inadequate municipal transit and water purification systems across Canada.

Charest To Feds: What's The Deal With The Champlain Bridge?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - The Quebec government says it wants clarity from Ottawa with respect to the future of Montreal's decaying Champlain Bridge.The demand came ...

Champlain Bridge Announcement Now: NDP

CP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - The Opposition NDP wants the Conservative government to end its silence over the future of Canada's busiest bridge. The NDP's deputy cri...

Champlain Bridge's Uncertain Future

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.13.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - The federal Liberal party says uncertainty around the future of Montreal's decrepit Champlain Bridge is quickly going...

Champlain Bridge Report Released

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - Canada's new transport minister was forced to perform an abrupt about-face Wednesday after declaring that he did not ...

Ottawa Abruptly Releases Champlain Bridge Report

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - Canada's new transport minister was forced to perform an abrupt about-face Wednesday after declaring that he did not ...