Maine Highway Budget Gap 

By now, most of us are aware of the one billion dollar gap in Maine’s budget.As it turns out, that’s not the whole story.State analysts say Maine’s highway fund is also facing a budget shortfall. A shortfall of $720,000,000. There’s just not enough money for the amount of improvement projects needed for highways and bridges in our state.State transportation officials say money is in the bank for other maintenance and operations.