It's that time of year again! We'll celebrate Arbor Day this Saturday at 9am, by planting trees and sprucing things up at McCord Park. This is always a fun event and there are chores for all ages and strengths.
I recently had the pleasure of experiencing the truth of a saying that is common this time of year: “good things come in small packages”. I was sitting at our campsite’s picnic table waiting for the day to clear. A goldfinch zoomed in, landing upside down on a round seed pod hanging in a close-by sycamore tree. He started to pluck at the pod foraging on the tiny seeds and accidentally releasing a squadron of delicate seed paratroopers to their fates in the light breeze.
Anyone who’s married has come to realize there’s usually more than one way of looking at a problem and what needs to be done about it. Anyone who’s in a successful marriage knows that solving the problem usually involves some give and take, some collaboration, between the spouses.
How does this pearl of marital bliss relate to Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) and city government? Read on my friends.
Come together for a neighborhood bike ride on Saturday, November 18, 10am at McCord Park (Armistead Road side). All ages and abilities welcome! We will enjoy each other's company and celebrate our neighborhood as a perfect center for cycling, running and walking.
Hurricane Irma is expected to bring at least tropical storm conditions to Tallahassee early next week. This is our preparation guide for Betton Hills residents.