Detroit River


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Noun1.Detroit River - a short river flowing from Lake St. Clair to Lake Erie along the border between the United States and CanadaDetroit River - a short river flowing from Lake St. Clair to Lake Erie along the border between the United States and Canada; one the busiest inland waterways in the world
Great Lakes State, Michigan, Wolverine State, MI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
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Caption: The shores of Detroit along the Detroit River during the late 181 Os.
Navy commissioned the nations seventh Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) USS Detroit (LCS 7) on the Detroit River, officially placing the ship designed and constructed by a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led industry team into active service.
The new bridge will span the entire breadth of the Detroit River with a central span of over 670m (2200ft).
At the Conference, we pledged to hold political leaders accountable to pass the legislation that will move the Detroit River International Crossing project forward.
Currently is only being tested in the laboratory but within a year it will be tested in the Detroit river, he added
Greg is working on his doctoral dissertation at the University of California, entitled "The Limits of Empire: Allegiance, Opportunity and Imperial Rivalry in the Detroit River Borderland".
While the federal and provincial governments have launched an environmental assessment study to consider building another Detroit River crossing by 2013, the Sault contends the International Bridge is underutilized with only 400-450 trucks crossing daily.
None of this would be a problem-in fact it could have been a major positive-if it was part of a deep sense of urgency emanating from the silver towers overlooking the Detroit River.
However, Kelleher did note, pointedly, that since before the strike, the JOA has had the downtown Free Press building and some surrounding properties up for sale, and that for years various developers have inquired about the facility on the banks of the Detroit River.
Bridgforth believed he had found an ideal location: East Jefferson Avenue, one of two main thoroughfares running along the Detroit River just shy of Canada.
Detroit, located on the Detroit River adjacent to Ontario, Canada, has an interesting and rich history; both as an industrial center supplying the country with automobiles and as a cultural center.

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