Christmas Lights Strung on Steel Cables Could Cause Fines
by Deirdre Blake
posted Dec 4 2013 7:13AM
Some homeowners in the Christmas spirit in California are being told it's lights out.
The elaborate displays are tradition in the neighborhood, but county officials say lights strung across the streets on steel cables are a safety hazard. The residents say they won't take them down, but their deadline to avoid a fine and charges is tonight.