Friday Shout-Out to These Hard-Working Missoula City Workers

Ever wonder what happens to those big, wet piles of leaves Missoula residents rake and push onto the street? Of course you know the City provides leaf collection each year around this time, but have you ever watched the process? I happened to catch the work in action this morning and was pretty impressed.

Working Outdoors Isn’t For Everyone

Anyone who works outdoors during the fall and winter months in Montana is a hero to me. And I’m not talking working the ski hill, I’m talking about these people who do construction, roofing, trash collection, etc. That’s hard work, especially when your hands and face are cold. We see you out there bundled up, getting stuff done with a smile on your face, and we appreciate you.

Photo by AngelLeaf Pick-Up in Action

The Leaf Dudes came by our neighborhood this morning and I couldn’t help but be a Nosey Parker as I’m fascinated by construction equipment. In the summer when I see the Cement Dudes doing their thing, I always drive by and say “I wanna do that!”

The guys showed up in 3 vehicles: the big water sprayer truck that doubles as a dump truck, and 2 front-end loaders. All the neighbors had

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