Parts of downtown Albany will soon be a little brighter.
New street lamps were
installed along Jefferson Street and Tift Avenue in the historic old Northside
The old lights will
come down once the new lights are turned on.
Downtown manager Aaron
Blair hopes the new lights will make the area safer and more beautiful.
"There was very
sporadic lightning throughout this neighborhood, especially along Jefferson
which is the main drive through the neighborhood. Now it should be nice and bright
and aesthetically pleasing," Aaron Blair.
Plans to redevelop some old houses in the neighborhood are also in