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Request for Upgrade of Street Lighting
To begin the process, obtain the required form from the Charlotte Department of Transportation .
You may request this form by calling (704) 336-3893 or (704) 336-4119 or writing to:

Department of Transportation
Public Service Division
600 E. Fourth Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
The Charlotte Department of Transportation will consider requests to upgrade street lighting as appropriate:
  • Mercury Vapor (bluish tint) to High-Pressure Sodium (yellowish tint).
  • To a brighter, higher wattage (eg.: 100w to 150w).