Answerland: Who left the lights on? |

Answerland: Who left the lights on?

Melanie Wong
Vail;, CO Colorado

Why do the interior lights at the new Traer Creek Building need to stay on 24/7? It is causing a great deal of light pollution, not to mention the energy usage. A prominent meteor shower this past summer was not visible due to those lights being on for no apparent reason.

” An Eaglebend Drive resident

The shopping plaza is kept well-lit at night for security reasons, said Traer Creek spokesman Dan Christopherson. He also pointed out that the lighting at the plaza is energy efficient, keeping with the building’s environmentally friendly design.

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