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News - July 18, 2018

Portola Valley revises lighting policies

by Dave Boyce

It's dark on moonless nights in Portola Valley, due in part to longstanding rules that discourage residents from the use of outdoor lights that interfere with pedestrians' views of the stars. Lights triggered by movements of people and other creatures have been particularly held in disfavor.

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