Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Eruvin in the News: Oak Park, CA

Oak Park Orders Boundary Removed

Jewish 'Eruv' Raised Concerns About Safety, Aesthetics

By Julie Littman

Fishing line strung between street lights, forming a religious boundary called an eruv, is being removed in Oak Park after residents raised concerns about its appearance, safety and lack of permission to put it up.

No problems have been reported with the eruv in neighboring Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, officials said. Read on ...