Special election to decide fate of capital improvement projects

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s voters have been tasked with deciding whether the state will spend $642 million on seven proposed capital improvement projects. The total amount for financing the capital projects includes $241.9 million in interest, based on 20-year loans and an interest rate of 5%. The principal cost for the projects is $400 million.…

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