Rhode Island Question 7
, also known as Emergency Water Interconnect Bonds
, appeared on the November 2, 2004
election ballot in Rhode Island
as a bond question
, where it was approved.
| Question 7|
| Yes|| 247,845|| 67.7%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot said:
- "Approval of this question will authorize the State of Rhode Island to issue general obligation bonds, refunding bonds, and temporary notes in an amount not to exceed $10,000,000 to provide $5,000,000 for matching grants to local water suppliers to develop interconnections between and among water systems to be used in the event of an emergency and $5,000,000 to complete the Shad Factory Pipeline to preserve Rhode Island water rights to two Massachusetts reservoirs."