Cherry Picker

Levi’s Billboard Getting a Tune Up

Posted November 4, 2010 at 6:21 am

Over a month and counting since the ambitious new Levi’s billboard above East Houston was last functional. In late September, the complex collection of cogs, which together spell the slogan “We are all workers,” stopped working altogether.  It basically rendered a unique display into something fairly run-of-the-mill.

Seasonal Lighting Dismantled

Posted January 27, 2010 at 6:11 am

Now that the holiday season is one month behind us, the festive lighting in the neighborhood is officially kaput.  Early yesterday morning, the cherry pickers were commissioned to dismantle the LES logo and snowflake decorations.  Until next year.  This particular street scene was at the corner of Grand and Allen Streets.

Traffic Paint Job on Delancey

Posted December 8, 2009 at 6:10 am

Yesterday morning, a pair of electricians were painting walk signals, traffic lights, and the poles from which the hang.  The cherry picker was extended in the intersection of Delancey and Forsyth Streets.

Seasonal Lighting on Orchard Street

Posted October 27, 2009 at 6:10 am

Early yesterday morning, a cherry picker was employed to install the seasonal lighting in and around Orchard Street.  As usual, we’re being force-fed winter and Christmas before Halloween!