So everybody's favorite downtown character -- well, maybe most peoples' -- Bill Elsasser made the news for his quirky style of maintenance. This time it was pruning the trees on the town common.
Town officials inspect rogue pruning last week to downtown trees
Bill can be seen most days patrolling the downtown on foot picking up cigarett butts -- sometimes on hands and knees -- and any other litter he comes across. He also donated some of the flowers in the downtown.
Bill Elsassar on patrol
Just one of the many attractions of downtown Amherst (Bill and the flowers).