Maine Highway, Bridge and Airport Improvements, Bond Issue 4 (1985)

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The Maine Highway, Bridge and Airport Improvements Bond Issue, also known as Bond Issue 4, was on the November 5, 1985 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $20 million in bonds for improvements to highways, bridges and airports. Highway improvements were allocated $10 million, bridge improvements $9 million and airport improvements $1 million.[2][3]

Election results

Maine Bond Issue 4 (1985)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 137,560 72.22%
No52,91927.78%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

"Do you favor a $20,000,000 bond issue for highway, bridge and airport improvements?" [4]

Similar measures

This measure was the first time a legislatively-referred bond question was voted upon to fund combinations of highways, bridges, airports and harbors in Maine.

Several measures have been voted upon to provide funding these projects as single subjects.

Highways

Highways and bridges

Airports

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