Tim Kiser's photos with the South 8th Street

"Playful" trees idea for downtown Terre Haute streetscaping.

"Playful" trees idea for downtown Terre Haute streetscaping.
I could have forgiven myself for thinking for a minute that somehow I had ended up someplace in California!, but nope, this is Terre Haute.

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In downtown Terre Haute, Indiana, on August 30th, 2011, at the northeast corner of Walnut…
Added on September 22, 2012

Out on the streets with the Terre Haute police!

Out on the streets with the Terre Haute police!
I complained to the officer about men on local road crews blocking sidewalks with their laying-down road construction signs, completely unnecessarily, thereby preventing people in wheelchairs from using the sidewalks.

This picture is from 8/30/11 which I…
Added on September 26, 2012

The idea of trotting your fruit-flavored ipad to a urine-scented bus stop shelter outside the Best Western in downtown Minneapolis, to linger there with it for awhile.

The idea of trotting your fruit-flavored ipad to a urine-scented bus stop shelter outside the Best Western in downtown Minneapolis, to linger there with it for awhile.
The exterior walls of the Minneapolis Best Western famously have a faux-agedness treatment on purpose, to try to give the area an oldtimes europe feel. I have decided that the city sidewalk's asphalt patches were intended to further that effect.

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Added on May 24, 2011

A tanker truck with a shipment of bowel movements passes thunderously.

A tanker truck with a shipment of bowel movements passes thunderously.
Slosh slosh!, thanks to you folks at B&M for your hard work. I feel that these big sewage delivery trucks ought to be given the same kinds of traffic light preemption devices that ambulances and copcars have, so that they can speed on out of town as quic…
Added on March 27, 2011

Today the snow is light-brown in colour, plus so are all of the buildings.

Today the snow is light-brown in colour, plus so are all of the buildings.
Part of me is getting hungry for a large bowl of warm oatmeal with brown sugar stirred into it, but the other part of me is getting revolted by the sewer-type odour that that pile of snow is giving off.

"Centre Village," way back there, way up there, was…
Added on April  2, 2010