CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The city of Chicopee is about to get a little brighter.
Chicopee Electric Light has received a $26,000 grant to complete an LED streetlight pilot project.
The funds will be used to replace the existing high pressure sodium lights with more energy efficient LED lights. The city replaced more than 200 downtown ornamental lights with LED lights back in 2010.
Chicopee Electric Light hopes to eventually replace of all the streetlights in the city with LED lights.