Alton, Illinois, USA

Population

30,000

 

Initiative

Replacement of existing streetlights with LED streetlights

 

Funding sources

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and Ameren credits

 

Funding amounts

$400,000 requested for programs including LED streetlights from American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009;  $150,000 in Ameren credits, a portion of which will be used for LED streetlights

 

City’s total electricity budget

$1.686 million/year

 

Website

http://www.alton-il.com