So that's just what they did.
They say the hole has been getting bigger for weeks with no fix.
So they called attention to the problem in a festive way - and it worked.
City leaders since put a metal slab over the hole.
The problem is slated to finally be fixed.
City officials say the weather wasn't a factor in delaying a fix, just that the paving company was backed up with other jobs.
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