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Fall leaves fall and give work to Parks and Rec crews ...

Just as snow is the visible evidence of winter, leaves indicate fall. And in Ochoco Creek Park, there are a lot of leaves falling. Earlier this week, Kyle Black and Jason Strong were busy raking the colorful carpet of yellow into piles that were then loaded into a truck and hauled away. Parks and Rec crews have been busy, cleaning up the leaves, which will be incinerated, adding to another tradition of the fall season ... smoke and the smell of burning leaves.
Just as snow is the visible evidence of winter, leaves indicate fall. And in Ochoco Creek Park, there are a lot of leaves falling. Earlier this week, Kyle Black and Jason Strong were busy raking the colorful carpet of yellow into piles that were then loaded into a truck and hauled away. Parks and Rec crews have been busy, cleaning up the leaves, which will be incinerated, adding to another tradition of the fall season ... smoke and the smell of burning leaves.