Quezon City allots P3.7 billion for street lights
Quezon City allots P3.7 billion for street lightsRomina Cabrera(The Philippine Star) – February 10, 2020 – 12:00amMANILA, Philippines — The Quezon City government has earmarked an estimated P3.7 billion for a program that aims to put up 24,480 street lights in an effort to fight crimes.Mayor Joy Belmonte said the installation of street lights is part of her 14-point agenda to ensure public safety and maintain peace and order in the city.“Since most crimes are committed in dark streets and alleys, we want to provide additional protection to the people by installing street lamp posts that will i...
Kufang: Community illuminated by street lights but without electricity
The noise pollution that emanates from power generators in the day time and at night has become a predominant decimal in Kufang, one of the densely populated areas of Jos metropolis.Kufang is known for its solar powered street lights, its distinct tarred streets that connect residents to highbrow areas of the state and Federal Low Cost Housing Estate as well as the new layouts of Rantya. While most parts of Kufang is illuminated by the solar powered street lights during the night, sadly, only residents and shop owners with generators can afford electricity at night.Residents of the community h...