Rhode Island Question 8
, also known as Open Space, Recreation, Bay and Watershed Protection Bonds
, was on the November 2, 2004
election ballot in Rhode Island
as a bond question
, where it was approved.
| Question 8|
| Yes|| 262,486|| 70.8%|
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 $70,000,000 to provide $19,000,000 for anti-pollution projects and restoration activities benefiting Narragansett Bay and state watersheds, $43,000,000 for open space, farmland preservation, and recreational development, and $8,000,000 for acquisition of land for groundwater protection and supply."