Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

Population

71,993

 

Initiative

Install approximately 104 decorative LED streetlight fixtures on Ryan Street – traditional downtown area of Lake Charles

 

Pilot

City tested LED streetlight fixtures and metal halide streetlights as part of a demonstration project on Ryan Street. Citizen and municipal input was sought.

 

Long term initiative

Develop a green initiative for the city which includes LED streetlights. Plans include Ryan Streetscape (based on funding) and the city is also evaluating LED streetlights for the interstate bridge in Lake Charles

 

Funding sources

To be determined

 

Funding sought

$90,000 for Ryan Streetscape lighting project

 

City streetlight budget

$1.38 million