So if grandma gets run over by a reindeer and it happens in a downtown crosswalk this holiday season, after dark, Vince O'Connor thinks the town will be liable.
Yes this is the same Grinch who brought before Amherst town meeting a "Dark Sky Initiative" back in 2007 that would have fined downtown businesses for keeping their lights on after 11:00 PM.
Town Meeting quickly said "Bah, humbug!" to that.
CVS crosswalk (on a dark and story night)
Post office crosswalk
Kendrick Park crosswalk