people should decide ballot committee http://michiganradio.org en Bridge foes say referendum on New International Trade Crossing will be on the November ballot http://michiganradio.org/post/bridge-foes-say-referendum-new-international-trade-crossing-will-be-november-ballot <p>A group that opposes efforts to build a new bridge connecting Detroit and Windsor says it&rsquo;s well on its way to putting that question on the November ballot.</p><p>&ldquo;The People Should Decide Ballot committee&rdquo; says it&rsquo;s<a href="http://www.freep.com/article/20120621/NEWS01/120621058/Ambassador-Bridge-Matty-Moroun-people-should-decide?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE"> collected more than 420,000 petition signatures in favor of a voter referendum</a>.</p><p>If passed, the measure would implement a constitutional amendment requiring Michigan voters to approve any new international crossings.</p><p>Governor Snyder and Canadian officials signed an agreement to build a new crossing just last week. That&#39;s after Snyder&#39;s efforts to get the project through the state legislature failed last year.</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:13:48 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 7977 at http://michiganradio.org Bridge foes say referendum on New International Trade Crossing will be on the November ballot