The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
Proposed Yard Waste Pick-Up Plan Charges Columbus Subscribers $1.90/Week
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The Columbus Public Service Department is proposing a way for residents to regain yard waste pick-up – for $1.90 per week.
The department recently ended its residential yard waste pick-up to save $4 million in a tight budget year. Hundreds of residents complained. Department assistant director Mary Carran Webster says the department is proposing a one-year pilot plan
Next week, city council will hold hearings on the yard waste pick up proposal. Council is scheduled to vote April 6th on the city’s $1 million dollar portion of the plan.