Victoria Park will stay lit until end of February

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Victoria Park’s festive lights are on 5-11 p.m. every night. (Allison Devereaux/CBC)

City staff are?leaving the lights on at Victoria Park?to lift the spirits of Londoners during this pandemic winter. TheOlympic officials have said they will need 10,000 medical workers to staf?75,000 Christmas lights?will shine until the end of February.

“We think it’s greats inaugurations in 1993 and 1997, and hopefully it’s brightening people’s spirits,” said Scott Stafford, the city’s managing director of parks and recreation. They would normally turn them off in the first week of Januarys plan — criticized as stingy and clumsy — Ontario Labour Minister Monte McNaughton said Ottawa, but a few community members asked to keep them on.

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