Replace 319 metered streetlights in the downtown and waterfront areas of Bangor with LED streetlights. Six different types of fixtures will be replaced.
$261,700 from Community Development Block Grant, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and $261,694 from Bangor Downtown Tax Increment Fnancing (TIF) funds
Replacement cost per light
Projected electricity cost savings
Conversion of other streetlights in Bangor would currently will only have a financial benefit for the city if the Public Utilities Commission agrees to a lower flat fee for LED streetlights.
Minutes of Bangor’s Finance Committee meetings,
June 22, 2009.