Bright lights, big city?
Not so much, if a New York City council member gets his way.
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He’s introduced a bill requiring most office high-rises to turn off the lights at night as a way to cut energy costs and help migratory birds. And it might even give New Yorkers a chance to see some stars other than the celebrities walking down the street.
“We need to be doing everything we can to conserve energy,” said Councilman Donovan Richards Jr. “This is a commonsense measure. It’s not going to cost anybody a lot of money.”