The city of Madrid spent $25,000 replacing traffic lights across the city so it could include traffic lights featuring gay couples holding hands.
Madrid, which is hosting the 2017 World Pride event from June 23-July 2, replaced its traditional traffic lights with lights that include women, denoted by ponytails and skirts, and same-sex couples holding hands.
According to the Associated Press, Madrid spent €22,000 or approximately $25,000 on the replacements for the 288 lights.
City officials state the lights will remain in place even after the end of the gay pride festivities.
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