One man’s trash...
Published 05/05/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Spring cleanup week draws many dumpster divers looking for free stuff
Liz Barrett was cruising down an alley between 22nd Avenue South and Park Drive on Tuesday evening, content with her acquired loot for the day. But even though Barrett hadn’t paid a dime for the items or any of the numerous truckloads of goods she had taken since Monday, she wasn’t committing a crime. She was one of the many residents that take advantage of the annual Grand Forks spring cleanup week.