Essex County Council has said that it may reconsider the decision to switch of Colchester’s Street lights during the early hours of the morning.
The controversial policy was adopted in 2013.
But this week council bosses have said they may consider switching them back on again, subject to funding.
However, many local people are AGAINST reversing the decision stating concerns over pollution. There also appears to be no evidence showing an increase in crime in areas where street lighting has been switched off.
What do you think? Should the lights stay off or is it time to switch them back on at night? Take the vote below: