Chicago Department Of Transportation Replacing Hundreds More Street Light PolesMore neighborhoods will have better lighting at night as the Chicago Department of Transportation works to install new streetlight poles on nearly 280 blocks across the city.
City Has Replaced 18,000 Street Lamps With Smart LED LightsThe new lights not only will save the city millions on energy costs, but will change the way the streets look at night.
City Picks Firm To Install New "Smart" LED Street LightsThe city has chosen a Massachusetts-based company to spearhead a project to replace the city’s outdated street lights with new LED "smart" lights.
Chicago Moves Closer To Installing LED Street LampsThe public comment period officially ended Monday for the city's plan to start replacing 270,000 outdated streetlights with LED lights.
New Streets Lights To Be Demonstrated In 7 NeighborhoodsA new street light system featuring higher quality and longer lasting lights will be demonstrated beginning Monday night in seven Chicago neighborhoods.
Street Lights Back On After Weeks-Long Outage On South Side BlockCBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports the street lights on Halsted between 127th and 128th had been out for the last three weeks before coming back on Tuesday evening.
Street Lights Go Dark For Weeks, Say Frightened West Side ResidentsA six-block stretch of Pulaski Avenue between Madison and Fulton was pitch black Tuesday night, CBS 2 observed.
UPDATE: Thieves Target East Lakeview Streetlights For CopperAs quickly as the city can put up new streetlights in Lakeview, thieves are pulling valuable copper wire from them.
Thieves Target East Lakeview Street Lights For CopperAlmost as soon as new lighting had been installed on a handful of streets in the Lake View neighborhood this winter the light structures were targeted by thieves.
City Blames Streetlight Vandals For Putting Neighborhoods In DarkA response to 2 Investigators report on how, in some neighborhoods, entire blocks of streetlights have been knocked out.
Repeated Street Light Outages Leave Residents In DarkThere was a problem on the flipside, too: Some city street lights stayed on during the day, wasting power.