"After the second snowiest December on record in the state capital — and with temperatures hovering around 20 degrees Tuesday — the Legislature abolished a statewide ban on heated sidewalks, stairs, entrances and pedestrian walkways."Seemed like a good idea back in the 70s -- to save energy. Only took the bureaucrats and politicians 30 years to do the math and realize how much energy was involved in shoveling snow and laying down salt. (USAToday).
Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Wisconsin is on the verge of keeping folks' feet warm. From USA Today: