It'll be years before officials say shovels will break ground on the new international bridge linking Windsor and Detroit, but the project is seen as a potential economic driver for the city. 

Michael Cautillo, the president and CEO of the Windsor Detroit Bridge Authority, the crown corporation building the new bridge said the project is going to employ many people in the short term and that longer term jobs will also be created in the region. 

Watch more on his plans for the project and what he's putting together long term.