Burying power lines underground. This reduces outages, which are often caused by trees, etc. falling on lines or the lines being blown over during wind/storms.
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“Every time I want to stay in bed and not do anything, I think about how he’s already taken 10 lives and I get up. If I break down, he’s taken mine, too.” — Nikki Samolovitch, to @heroinebook.
Surprising things you find in city gov't documents: A funeral home applying for a liquor license (beer and wine).
Well I'll be seeing this in my nightmares tonight.
I regularly get asked if a turtle is a vertebrate (yes!), and I think the confusion stems from folks thinking the shell is like a crab’s or snail’s. Fun fact: the turtle shell is modified RIBS.
At first, just 1 person was answering all the calls to the state for rent/mortgage help. Once she went on medical leave for her stress, #Colorado hired an outside contractor who now is using 100 ppl to do the work. @Gadgetress #eviction #coronavirus https://coloradosun.com/2021/06/10/colorado-horne-contractor-housing-rent-assistance/
Almost forgot your Wednesday morning recap:
Council on board with an overhauled approach and aggressive new goals to fight climate change. https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1402441095405993985.html