The City of Rensselaer Street Department's old leaf vac has been down several times for repair this "leaf season" and then after 5 hours of use the clutch would burn out repeatedly. With Council's approval the Street Dept. purchased a new leaf vac which was just delivered this week and can be seen below picking up leaves on Emmett Ave. The City of Rensselaer asks residents to please be patient as the new "GREEN MACHINE" makes it's way around town picking up leaves. 11-9-10
This blog reports events and interesting tidbits from Rensselaer, Indiana and the surrounding area.
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
The city's new leaf vacuum came by my house today. I had noticed it several time recently, and checking the city of Rensselaer web page I found this item: