Decorative Street Light

Are Street Lights, Street Lamps, and Pole Lights the Same?

What’s in a name? When it comes to illuminating streets, roads, sidewalks, medians, and parking lots, the name depends on where you are in the United States or globally. Some may refer to this illumination source as a street light, pole light, light post, or street lamp. No matter what you call it, the light it casts allows safe passage for pedestrians and motor vehicles in darkness. The light source also makes an excellent gathering place for moths and other night insects that enjoy the light…