They may provide for the lighting of streets and the erection of necessary appliances
and lamp posts; may regulate the sale and use of gas, natural gas and electric or
other lights and electric power within the city, and regulate the inspection of meters
therefor; may prohibit or regulate the erection of telegraph, telephone or electric
wire poles in the public grounds, streets or alleys, and the placing of wires thereon;
and may require the removal from the public grounds, streets or alleys of any or
all such poles, and the placing underground of any or all telegraph, telephone or
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