Rose Parade Preparations Continue Amid Heightened Security, Controversy – Kacey Montoya Reports

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Last-minute preparations for the the 2014 Rose Parade continued on Monday amid heightened security — and some controversy.

The police presence will be higher than ever for the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade, scheduled for New Year’s Day in Pasadena.

Authorities will also face other challenges, as protests against some of the floats are planned along the parade route.