Okay, we are learning that the news isn't always quite accurate. We didn't join the compact a few years ago - rather a few months ago....
The barrels were empty - they are intended to store/filter waste veggie oil. We found them used (and clean) for $5 a piece. 3 will be used for the filter system and the 4th will be used for a compost turner! Madison had very exciting things to do that 90+ degree day - swimming!
More than a hundred people have contacted us? Read this blog, yes, but contacted? Oh well.
The news station has a differnet version of it on their website. One version ran at 6pm and the other at 10pm.