EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — 12 News projects Questions 1, 2, and 3 on the statewide ballot have passed.
Rhode Island voters were tasked with approving or denying issuing bonds to fund multiple projects across the state.
12 News projected Question 1 passed, allowing the state to issue $100 million in bonds to invest in educational and research needs in marine-related disciplines at the University of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay Campus.
12 News also projected voters also passed Question 2, which will allow the state to issue $250 million in bonds to fund construction and renovations at public schools around the state.
Question 3 also passed, allowing $50 million in bonds to be issued to fund recreational and environmental projects.