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Federal Subsidies, Grants & Contributions by Mode

Highway ModeTIMEAtlantic Region FreightTransitionHighwayInfrastructureFixed linkOtherTotalFRAMEAssistance Prog...


Highway Mode

TIME Atlantic Region Freight Transition Highway Infrastructure Fixed link Other Total
FRAME Assistance Program programs2 agreements program to P.E.I. Highway Mode
1995/96 35.4 48.7 207.7 193.0 0.0 12.5 497.3
1999/2000 0.0 59.8 101.1 0.0 46.8 21.2 228.9
Terminated freight Hopper Grade Other Total rail
subsidies1 cars crossings mode*
221.7 18.2 8.2 4.4 252.5
0.0 21.0 7.5 1.4 29.9

Marine Mode

Marine Other Port divestiture Other ferry & Other Total marine
Atlantic Ltd. Crown corps. fund coastal services mode
100.0 6.9 0.0 49.8 14.0 170.7
28.6 1.6 25.5 29.2 2.8 87.6

Air Mode

Airport Other Total marine
mode
30.9 5.0 35.9
45.3 0.4 45.7

Grand
total*
956.4
392.2

Source: Main estimates & public accounts of the federal departments * Total rail mode & grand total exclude subsidies for VIA Rail & other passenger services 1 WGTA, MFRA and branch lines 2 Offset federal programs for the elimination of WGTA and ARFA programs; Labrador ferry service buyout in 1997/98


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