Maine Turnpike News
A message from Peter Mills, Executive Director
Dear Maine Turnpike Customer,
In recent months, the Turnpike has received intense public
scrutiny resulting in management changes and a number
of reforms – some enacted by the Maine Legislature and
others imposed from within. Maine government auditors have concluded the
organization is fundamentally sound and well managed. Moody’s, the New York
bond rating agency, recently agreed the law changes and other transparency
reforms were positive for the Turnpike’s bond rating.
Due to its long history and strong bond rating, the Maine Turnpike Authority
is able to borrow money at highly favorable rates, attract capital into Maine
for necessary projects and pay for them at toll rates that are among the lowest
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