AUGUSTA — The order of the two bond questions to appear on the Nov. 2 ballot will be determined through a public drawing.
Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap will conduct the drawing Thursday in his office in Augusta. Maine law requires the drawing process for ballot position.
2:50 PM Update from The Times Record:
The order of the questions to appear on the Nov. 2 ballot is:
— Question 1 (citizen initiative): Do you want to allow a casino with table games and slot machines at a single site in Oxford County, subject to local approval, with part of the profits going to specific state, local and tribal programs?
— Question 2 (bond issue): Do you favor a $5 million bond issue to be awarded on a competitive basis to increase access to dental care in Maine, $3.5 million to be used for a community-based teaching dental clinic affiliated with or operated by a college of dental medicine to be matched by $3.5 million in other funds, and $1.5 million to be used to create or upgrade community-based health and dental care clinics across the State to increase their capacity as teaching and dental clinics?
— Question 3 (bond issue): Do you favor a $9.75 million bond issue to invest in land conservation and working waterfront preservation and to preserve parks to be matched by $9.25 million in federal and other funds?