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CBRM's nighttime parade ban causes dilemma

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Attention residents of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM). We could have a dilemma on our hands.

A recent decision by our regional council has many of our children worried. They fear that Santa won’t be able to visit homes this year. It seems the CBRM council voted to ban all nighttime parades; especially any decorated vehicles or floats with lights.

Doesn’t Santa’s sleigh have sparkling lights? Isn’t Rudolph’s nose so bright it can be seen for hundreds of miles? Don’t the councillors realize Santa doesn’t come during daylight? How short-sighted.

This decision even prompted me to write a poem:

Let there be........

© The Telegram