Jul 11, 2014, The Windsor Star
If you've been in Windsor’s west end lately you've probably noticed the small army of landscapers who’ve been toiling to put the “park” into the $1.4-billion Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway.
Since last fall, crews of between 20 and 40 people at a time have been visible along Huron Church Line and the far western end of the E.C. Row Expressway as they plant scores of trees with skidsteers and backhoes.
With bits of the highway ...
Jun 18, 2014, The Windsor Star
The Herb Gray Parkway worker who died in a construction accident Tuesday was crushed by a massive steel form, according to sources close to the project.
The 40-year-old worker, who was employed by PCR Contractors, has not yet been identified by parkway officials, police or labour ministry. The family also requested his identity not be immediately released.
Four orders were issued by Ontario’s labour ministry Wednesday against PCR Contractors, the local company responsible for the portion ...