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Nottinghamshire Councils Attempt to Save Money Backfires

Nottinghamshire Council could end up spending £1.5 million on a street lighting scheme that was intended to save money.

In 2011, the Conservative council decided to only fix faulty street lights, a regime known as ‘Burn to Extinction’. 285 more words

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Elderly Residential Areas May Be Left Dark

Senior citizens in Northern Ireland could be facing darkened streets due to strict budget cuts.

It was revealed broken lights on streets close to mainly elderly-owned bungalows will not be repaired or replaced. 229 more words

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Kent Police do not support Council's Switch Off

The police in Kent have told the City Council that they cannot support the council’s part-night lighting scheme.

The police told the council that they did not support this plan as street lighting does reduce crime especially burglary and theft. 601 more words

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Street Light Working Group Update

Progress continues on the final wave of the San Diego region’s street lighting retrofits with significant milestones for the City of Oceanside, County of San Diego, and City of San Marcos.   134 more words

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Driving at Midnight / All the Streetlights Dead (Senryu)

driving at midnight /
my sense of fear heightened – /
headlights on the dash //

all the streetlights … dead … /
the air hums with danger / 62 more words