900 Streetlights Shut Off to Save Energy Costs Will Shine Again Starting in March

View map of 908 streetlights targeted in 2008-2009 shutoff program

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Beginning in March, many San Jose streets will look a little brighter as the city reconnects 900 streetlights that were shut off intentionally in 2008-2009 to save money, causing safety concerns in some neighborhoods.

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Residents Urge San Jose City Council to Spend More Money on Public Safety

San Jose residents are sending a clear message to city officials as the 2013-2014 budget season moves into full swing: We want you to spend more on public safety and we’re prepared to pay more taxes to help you do it.

Photo by Kymberli Weed BradyTransportation Director Hans Larsen explains the city’s need [...]