The Perry City Council approved the installation of a new street light at 18th and North street during the Monday, Sept. 18 meeting. The installment will be done by Alliant Energy.


Following the completion of the North Street Project, council members previously discussed the addition of a new street light on 18th and North as more lighting was necessary.


At-large member, Chuck Schott discussed the quick move.


“I’m really pleased with how fast this is moving forward,” said At-Large, Chuck Schott.


In addition, 1st Ward, Dean Berkland discussed the lack of traffic at the area.


“I’m really pleased at the traffic out there,” Berkland said. “The police have done really well at being present out there, and people are keeping their speed down.”