Collecting in the cold

January 28, 2009 | 12:05 p.m. CST
From left, Joe Johnson, Phillip Paylor and Michael Pipes pick up trash in the frigid morning weather Jan. 28 on University Avenue. The men alternate driving and collecting every hour. Pipes is from Columbia and said he doesn’t mind working outside in the winter weather. “I was born and raised in the cold,” he said.

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