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Infrastructure

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Infrastructure Blockades

Conservative

Make it illegal for protesters to block key infrastructure facilities or public transportation systems, like railways, with either summary conviction or indictment as punishment.
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Infrastructure Funding

Conservative

Shut down the Canada Infrastructure Bank and commit its funds to infrastructure projects such as Public-Private Partnerships.

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NDP

  • Devote funding to public infrastructure.
  • Use Community Benefit agreements to guarantee jobs, training, apprenticeships, & support for local businesses as part of infrastructure projects.

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Green

  • Support the Federation of Canadian Municipalities request for at least $250M/year in dedicated infrastructure funding starting in 2028-29.
  • Reduce interest rates to municipalities on loans for infrastructure projects.
  • Double current funding to municipalities.
  • Allocate at least 1% of GST to housing & other municipal infrastructure.

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Internet Infrastructure

Liberal

Require that those who have purchased rights to build broadband actually do so.

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Conservative

  • Connect all of Canada to high-speed internet by 2025.
  • Accelerate the plan to get rural broadband built.
  • Speed up the spectrum auction process and apply "use it or lose" provisions.
  • Disallow the use of Huawei equipment.
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NDP

  • Declare high-speed Internet as an essential service.
  • Give every Canadian, including those in rural areas, access to affordable, reliable, high-speed broadband within 4 years.
  • Take steps to create a Crown corporation to deliver quality, affordable telecom services.

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Green

  • Build up broadband infrastructure in rural areas.
  • Continue to support the Universal Broadband Fund.
  • Provide an addition $150M annually for 4 years to the Universal Broadband Fund to reach communities at the lowest end of the eligibility spectrum.

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Municipal Proposals

Conservative

Remove requirement for the infrastructure municipalities and First Nations are building to be green for it to receive federal funding.
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Northern Infrastructure

Conservative

  • Build the Grays Bay Port and Road Project, connecting Nunavut & NWT.
  • Build the Kivalliq Hydro-Fibre Line.
  • Complete the Tuktoyaktuk road and port & pursue an Arctic Gateway policy across the Canadian North.
  • Build a large-scale project to provide clean power to the Yukon, developed in partnership with the Yukon Government.
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NDP

Create a Northern Infrastructure Fund to fast-track investment & improve infrastructure like roads & broadband Internet for northern communities.
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Green

Support the Federation of Canadian Municipalities request for at least $250M/year in dedicated infrastructure funding starting in 2028-29.
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Small Craft Harbours

Conservative

Double annual funding for small craft harbours.
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Trans-Canada Trail

Liberal

Increase annual funding for the Trans-Canada Trail to $13 million.

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Conservative

Provide $12.5 million per year to continue building the Trans-Canada Trail.
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