any of the small photos (& F5) to enlarge them.
Problems 1, 2, and 3 were
solved with rakes, shovels and brooms.
At the end, there was some foolishness with a gasoline
blower that was used to blow a few leaves back and forth
were finally sent off down the street to ruin someone
else's day, but
as far as the lone clean-up worker was concerned, out of
of mind. May I remind the DPW that a leaf blower can also
as a leaf vacuum and the job would have been done more
and with less gasoline wasted by sucking up the few final
dumping out the bag into one of the many trash cans of
collected. But if the idea is to try to drag out the work
time into overtime
Problem 4 - the open cellar window
- is a problem for the police,
or the current homeowner/bank to seal up.
The gutter opening in front was
finally cleaned correctly, not by an
overgrown sweeping machine, but by a little shoveling and