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5th District Challenges City of Long Beach

5th District Challenges City of Long Beach for Top Prize in Christmas Light Contest

Long Beach, CA., November 20, 2012 – The 5th Council District is challenging the rest of the city in the Christmas light contest being sponsored by Belmont Shore Patch.

The contest starts November 26th and the winner will receive $500 to pay their electric bill and $100,000 for their local schools. Popular internet community news site,
Belmont Shore Patch will post videos and photographs of homes decorated in Christmas light.

Fifth District residents are being asked to send their videos and photographs to be posted on www.District5Lights.com and then sent along to Belmont Shore Patch for entry in the contest.

“This is a great way to help our local schools and show off our holiday spirit in the 5th District,” declared Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske when asked about why the district is taking on the rest of the city in the Patch holiday lights competition.