Published on 06 July 2022
Beginning work in 2021, the Town has completed a raft of lighting upgrades throughout Carlisle and East Victoria Park, targeting priority areas nearby Carlisle and Oats Street train stations, and on Terminus Lane close to the Albany Highway entertainment strip.
the Town upgraded approximately 26 existing streetlights in Carlisle to LED lights, and installed around 35 new lighting poles with LED lights in East Victoria Park, all up improving lighting along approximately 3km of road.
The improvements, which are aimed at increasing community safety and utility, have been completed using a Community Development Grant of $300,000 from the Commonwealth Government.
For more information on this project and the Town's wider efforts to improve night-time lighting, click here.
How you can help us:
Reporting all crime, antisocial or suspicious behaviour that occurs at night time to WA Police on 131 444 will assist us with prioritising the next round of lighting upgrades.
If you notice broken or malfunctioning streetlights, please report to Western Power.