Minneapolis Tackles Copper Wire Thefts with Innovative Approach

MINNEAPOLIS (trfnews.i234.me) –  Minneapolis resident Carole Anne Broad, like many others, has been facing the consequences of frequent copper wire thefts, which have left the streetlights along West River Parkway in darkness. This issue, as Broad notes, has not only affected nighttime visibility but also raises concerns for safety and security in the area. The… Continue reading Minneapolis Tackles Copper Wire Thefts with Innovative Approach

St. Paul’s Iconic Lantern-Style Light Posts Targeted by Copper Thieves

ST PAUL, Minn. (trfnews.i234.me) Thieves in St. Paul are relentlessly targeting the city’s cherished lantern-style light posts, stripping them of valuable copper wiring. The extent of the issue, estimated by the public works director to involve several thousand incidents, has plunged multiple areas into darkness. To counter this wave of thefts, the city council is… Continue reading St. Paul’s Iconic Lantern-Style Light Posts Targeted by Copper Thieves