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Chamber Seeking Help To Fund Terrazzo Lights

If you like those decorative lights in downtown Nevada City that you are used to seeing, you can help pay for them being up year round. They are called terrazzo lights, and in years past, were only up during the holidays. Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Cathy Whittlesey says they were up for awhile during non-holiday times as part of a pilot program…

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Installation to make them permanent will cost about 38-hundred dollars, and the chamber has raised about 16-hundred so far. Whittlesey admits there are people who think the lights shouldn’t be on year-round because they think it detracts from the historical downtown, but she says most people like them…

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Whittlesey says there is no hard deadline to meet, but the lights will be installed when they get the money.

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