Hey, Des Moines — it's Tuesday!
- Today's high is 61. Get at it.
🥩 Situational awareness: Fareway’s rezoning request for a parking lot at its proposed stand-alone meat market in Beaverdale received unanimous support from the DSM City Council last night, despite neighbors' apprehension.
Today's Smart Brevity count: 887 words, a 3.5-minute read.
Editor's note: Yesterday's story about voting used an incorrect first name for Polk County auditor Jamie Fitzgerald.
🎵 We've got some local jingles and sayings running through our head lately.
- There's the catchy Lebeda song. And that one about where "real" men go to pick up wood that's uh, not Menard's.
Tell us your favorite catchy jingles and phrases and we'll share them later, so we can all have them stuck in our heads together.