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Maine University Housing Renovation, Referendum Question No. 1 (1975)

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The Maine University Housing Renovation Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 1, was on the November 4, 1975 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $900,000 in bonds for the renovation of student housing at the University of Maine at Portland Gorham, specifically the Robie Andrews Dorm.. The bonds were to be repaid with student housing fees.[2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 1 (1975)
Approveda Yes 91,719 61.47%

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:[2]


"Shall an Act, as passed by the 107th Legislature, authorizing the renovation of housing for the University of Maine and the issuing of bonds in the amount of $900,000, to be repaid by student housing fees, be accepted?" [3]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 17, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," October 28, 1975
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.