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Retrieved from " https: Contracts were awarded, beginning in May to build approach roads and rail lines for the causeway construction and the project was officially started at a ceremony on September 16, attended by Minister of Transport Lionel Chevrier and Premier of Nova Scotia Angus L. On July 2,it was announced that the Government of Canada would transfer ownership of the causeway to the Nova Scotia provincial government. The federal government will still maintain the Canso Canal and the navigational locks. Archived from the original on 24 June Prior to the construction of the causeway, Cape Breton Island was connected to the mainland by separate railway car and motor vehicle ferries. The Canso Causeway was built at a narrow location on the Strait of Canso, about 6.