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  • CTA to carriers: Join the online border-crossing campaign

    May 23, 2017 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    OTTAWA-Computer glitches in the system designed to speed up border crossings have actually had the opposite affect, and the problem is threatening the financial well-being of carriers, the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) has charged. What’s more, the CTA is urging truckers to speak up and they can do so with the click of a mouse.

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    New commercial entrance opened at Ontario border crossing

    January 20, 2015 12:00AM by Allan

    SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – Starting today, commercial truck traffic will access the plaza by way of the new commercial entrance from Carmen’s Way instead of the commuter vehicle entrance on Huron St. City.

  • Detroit River Bridge Inching Closer to Construction Stage

    October 30, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    WASHINGTON, DC- The much discussed and long awaited Detroit River International Crossing bridge is one step closer to reality. The U.S. Coast Guard has granted a permit to build the planned Detroit River bridge, which will eventually link Detroit, MI and Windsor, ON.

  • ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Michigan highway authority rips impact report for twin span

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    DETROIT — Another Michigan government agency is punching holes in an Environmental Assessment (EA) prepared by the U.S. Coast Guard regarding a twin span for the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Michigan.

  • Feds ink deal to work on additional border crossing

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    OTTAWA — Canada’s federal government and the US government signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) to maintain a high priority on the development of enhanced capacity of the border-crossing infrastructure in the Detroit-Windsor region.

  • CBP set to muzzle oral declaration at border crossings

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Despite ongoing opposition, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will begin checking for citizenship and identity documents when entering the U.S. at land and sea crossings, beginning Jan. 31.

  • Feds focused on second Windsor bridge; Minister says Ambassador at capacity

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    TORONTO — Canada’s trade minister says a series of border investments his Conservative government announced in last week’s federal budget will help speed up cross-border transportation — especially of auto parts — and thin out traffic congestion at the nation’s busiest land ports.

  • Relief on the way for busy Quebec border crossing

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    LACOLLE, Que. — One of Canada’s busiest border crossings will soon get a facelift, courtesy of the federal government.

  • Detroit/Windsor visions of grandeur

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    DETROIT — While political officials mull over various ways to improve the border between Windsor and Detroit, one U.S. think tank is suggesting a grander vision.

  • New Brunswick paves the way for new border crossing

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    ST. STEPHEN, N.B. — Federal and provincial funds are being used to help develop a new land border crossing in Atlantic Canada, something not seen for 30 years.

  • Washington report identifies a new frontier

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — A U.S. think tank recently outlined a strategy for streamlining border problems, including taking a different approach to relations to the north and south.

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    Manitoba Gov. Announces Highway 75 Upgrades

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Manitoba Trucking Association welcomes the provincial government’s announcement of upgrades to Highway 75.

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    Border Time Reduced With New Partnership

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    MINNEAPOLIS – PeopleNet, a technology company specializing in the trucking industry, has announced a new partnership with Easy Manifest that provides truckers with an easier way to prepare eManifests for a border crossing.