Pages related to the efforts of the KW-RASC Light Abatement Committee and other light related issues.
|Light pollution success story runs in local newspaper
||The lights off when stores are closed at The Boardwalk megamall success story runs in The Record, Monday edition.
|Lowes in Waterloo adopts new overnight lighitng practice||Walmart, Lowes and Empire Theatre at The Boardwalk megamall are turning lights off over night.|
|Globe at Night Campaign 2011||International star-hunting campaign, GLOBE at Night, helps to address the light pollution issue locally as well as globally.|
|Empire Theatre in Waterloo changes overnight lighting||The new Empire Theatre within the Boardwalk mall along Ira Needles Blvd., adopts new overnight lighting practices.|
|Grade 8 student measures light pollution||Stacy Glasburg, 13, started to document light levels in the city of Ottawa as part of a science fair project at her school called "The Dark Side of Light."|
|BBC show on Light Pollution||A docu-investigative show on the BBC network called Inside Out, did a segment on light pollution in the south of England as well as paid a visit to Calgary, Alberta, Canada to look at that city's 8 year retro-fit program of all street lights to full cut off.|
|LPA on 570 News K-W
||The KW RASC is in the news again.
For the BBC video on Light Pollution in the south of England and what Calgary did, please contact our LPA committee at: lpa(at)kw.rasc.ca
|What You Can Do
||One minute videos on what you
can to help reduce light pollution.
|Ira Needles Street Lighting Kitchener
||Our LPA detected improper installed street lighting. **UPDATE TO THIS STORY AVAILABLE**
|City of Waterloo Development Planner at Club Meeting||Mr. Ryan Mounsey speaks at the January Club Meeting.|
|Green Laser Pointers||The uses
and missuses of the green laser pointer.