No doubt you’ve been feeling it in the air these past few days – Spring is just around the corner now. Soon this unseasonable warmth will be the norm as we see more and more people venture out in t-shirts, shorts and flip flops, and the snow will be gone for good (at least, until next winter). But as the snow begins to melt, it will reveal with its departure a less attractive side of the season.
As more of the sidewalks and roadsides become visible again, we’ll be treated to a view of all the refuse that has been buried through the winter, as well as the latest beer cans and fast food wrappers tossed out the windows of passing vehicles. This “Blooming Garbage”, as some may call it, serves as a reminder of just how messy (and careless) our fellow citizens can be. Continue reading