North National Honor Society and Harrison art students painted the five murals on Dec. 1.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
A group of more than 20 National Honor Society students from North Farmington High School and art students from Harrison High School no Saturday painted murals on five snow plows at the City of Farmington Hills Division of Public Works. The students created the designs for the plows, which include Sydney Raider, the NFHS mascot, and a snow theme. DPW Superintendent Kevin McCarthy took the opportunity to educate the young residents on services the city provides. The project was coordinated by Bethany Correll, a math teacher and National Honor Society advisor at North Farmington and Kimmi Dukes, an art instructor at Harrison. Source: City of Farmington Hills news release
The city's asphalt resurfacing program has roads under construction for the next three weeks.
Farmington-Farmington Hills Patch reader Kevin McCarthy sent in a question about what looked to him like the beginning of road construction on Farmington Road this morning. So we called City of Farmington Hills Dept. of Public Works Superintendent Kevin McCarthy (how's that for a coincidence?) and learned the area is part of the city's asphalt resurfacing program – and Farmington Road is not the only area affected. "In fact, that's going on right outside my window," said McCarthy, who works out of the city's Division of Public Works building on Halsted. McCarthy said crews will be working on Halsted between I-696 and 12 Mile, as well as the stretch on Farmington Road, for about three weeks. As they mill off pavement and re-pave the roads…