There is a garbage collectors strike in Athens! And yes, it stinks! Things aren’t too bad near our house, but in a few days we probably won’t even be able to get into our ministry center. We’ll have to shovel a clearing. You may be shoveling snow… but we’re shoveling trash! Be thankful. Here’s a blurb from ekathimerini.com:
Concerns about the health implications of mounting piles of rubbish in Greece’s capital intensified yesterday when Athens refuse collectors went back on strike just days after a court had ruled their action, which is entering its third week, illegal.
Read more here.