Written by Chief Cody Watson, Newhalem-Diablo Fire Brigade (Seattle City Light)
I had one thing to do. One simple thing. Take pictures. “Just get some before, during, and after pictures. We won’t even make you work if you don’t want to….even though you need it!” quipped David Claybo, Seattle City Light’s Right-of-Way Lead worker. Such a simple task and I failed at it.
Luckily, someone else snapped a few photos as I was at home taking flu medicine and trying to comfort a sick family.
As I listened to the whine of a one year old with a temperature, others were listening to the whine of chainsaws creating some defensible space...