Financial woes in East Providence may mean lights out- literally.
This month the city is set to shut off over 1,200 or the city's 5,000 street lights as a cost savings mechanism.
Turning the streetlights off would result in a projected savings of $150,000 over the next five years.
State fiscal oversight stepped in to help the city manage its ailing finances in 2011.
10 Orms Street Providence, R.I. 02904
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