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A step against light pollution: City Council increases outdoor lighting regulations

The Ann Arbor City Council’s latest ordinance aims to minimize the impact of excess lighting, promote energy efficiency and protect the environment from artificial light after sunset. Councilmembers unanimously passed the ordinance Tuesday. It will be effective within 10 days.  The ordinance requires outdoor lighting fixtures to be shielded for private properties. It also imposes […]