Posts Tagged ‘Streetlights’

The Needle: Streetlight Strife

Strike Could Be Averted: A new deal between Pepco and its employees could avert a strike...if the union's membership accepts. +1
Lights Out: But one electric crisis has already arrived. The Washington Business Journal reports that, because of a contract dispute over the city's streetlight maintenance, no company is currently in charge of keeping the city [...]

Proposed Streetlight Fee Will Cost You $51 a Year

The FY2010 budget proposal submitted by Mayor Adrian M. Fenty on Friday contained a number of fee hikes. Many of those are intended to fall on businesses, but there was one that will fall broadly on District residents: A "Street Light User Fee," intended to "cover the costs associated with the operation and maintenance of [...]