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Street Light FAQ
Frequently asked questions
Residents are encouraged to use DTE's online reporting tool when they notice a streetlight outage.
DTE provides municipal streetlighting to the City of Birmingham under the Michigan Public Service Commission’s (MPSC) approved rates. DTE designs lighting systems using national standards for roadway lighting. DTE owns, operates, and maintains Birmingham's lighting system as a service for a monthly fee on the city’s electric bill.