Does Rossland have too many street lights and is that wasting taxpayer dollars?
City council has approved moving forward with a plan to consider the removal of some mid-block street lights and others considered unnecessary on certain corners.
Here’s councillor Andrew Zwicker.
Rossland spends $65,000 a year on energy costs for lighting.
The hope is savings made from shutting down some lights could fund newer money-saving LED replacements elsewhere.