The Maine Fore River Bridge Toll Referendum, also known as Referendum Question No. 4, was on the September 10, 1951 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have made the combination highway and railroad bridge across Fore River into a toll bridge until all the bonds issued for its construction were retired.
| Maine Referendum Question No. 4 (1951)|
|Yes|| 21,648|| 41.06%|
Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Referenda Votes on Acts of the Maine Legislature 1910-
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
REFERENDUM QUESTION NO. 4
"Shall the act passed by the 95th legislature making the combination highway and railroad bridge across the Fore River, when constructed, a toll bridge until all the bonds issued for such construction have been retired, be accepted?"
In 1950, a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment was passed allowing for an issue of $7 million in bonds to construct the bridge across the Fore River mentioned in this measure.