Turns Out Sisyphus Actually Had It Pretty Easy

In our never-ending quest to report all the news that happens within one block of our building, we now present a photo essay by Abrahan Garza, documenting what has to be the City of Houston’s fifth or sixth attempt to repair a grate across from the Houston Press building.

Turns Out Sisyphus Actually Had It Pretty Easy

So yesterday, the guy arrives...

Turns Out Sisyphus Actually Had It Pretty Easy

...and, ahem, fixes the problem.

Turns Out Sisyphus Actually Had It Pretty Easy

He drops off some barricades and hits the road. (Pun totally intended.)

A job well done! Or so it would seem.

Turns Out Sisyphus Actually Had It Pretty Easy

But today he returns with reinforcements...

...and decides on a spiffy metal plate that is really freakin' loud every single freakin' time someone freakin' runs over it. Especially freakin' buses. So loud. So, so loud.

Tune in next week for the application of another grate -- to be followed, no doubt, by another metal plate.

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