Maine Solid Waste Landfill and Hazardous Substances Cleanup and Water Pollution Control, Question 4 (1999)
The Maine Solid Waste Landfill and Hazardous Substances Cleanup and Water Pollution Control Bond Issue, also known as Question 4, was on the November 2, 1999 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved. The measure issued $12.5 million in bonds for the closure and cleanup of solid waste landfills, tire stockpiles and hazardous waste discharges, as well as to construct drinking water system improvements. Some of these funds were to match federal funding available for such projects.
|Maine Question 4 (1999)|
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:
Do you favor a $12,500,000 bond issue for the following purposes:
The estimated interest on the bonds at 4.6 percent over 10 years was $3,162,500, which made the total estimated life time cost $15,662,500.
- Maine 1999 ballot measures
- 1999 ballot measures
- List of Maine ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Maine
- Maine Citizen's Guide to the Referendum Election, Tuesday, November 2, 1999 from Maine Secretary of State
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed May 5, 2014
- Maine Secretary of State, Division of Elections, "Maine Citizen's Guide to the Referendum Election, Tuesday, November 2, 1999," accessed May 5, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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