A streetlight may be considered for installation upon receipt of a valid petition and according to City of Grand Island streetlight criteria. Signatures representing churches, houses under construction, or empty lots are not required.
Generally, an additional streetlight may be installed, if the request meets all the following criteria:
Where locations do not conform to the above criteria, the city offers an optional area lighting plan for all territory served by the City of Grand Island; and is available for any outdoor lighting of customer’s property from dusk-to-dawn, where such service can be rendered directly from the existing secondary distribution lines of the city.
Luminare will be selected by the Electrical Department.
The burning of the lamps shall be controlled by automatic control equipment installed by the city and the burning time shall be approximately thirty minutes after sunset to approximately thirty minutes before sunrise. The city shall be notified by the consumer of any operational failure of lamps. Lamp replacement or repairs will be performed only during regular working hours.
If underground service extension of overhead secondary facilities is required or special materials are required, approval of the city must be obtained.
For information on the street lighting or area lighting options, please contact the Utilities Department at:
(308) 385-5471, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
To request the installation of an additional streetlight along a public street, complete and submit the following petition.
Please describe the location in detail where you are requesting a new streetlight. The description should include the street, adjacent streets, street address if available. If none of those choices are relevant use existing streetlight numbers on nearby poles, etc.
Signatures from two (2) residents are required each way from the proposed location on both sides of the street, for a total of eight (8) addresses.
In order to process your request please submit completed contact information for additional petitioners. All petitioners will be contacted for verification of request.
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