Bob Garrison

‘Good grief!’ Charlie Brown explores the natural world

Poor Woodstock. He may be Snoopy’s sidekick, but the bright yellow bird in the “Peanuts” comic strips suffers from an identity crisis. Just what kind of bird species is he? ...

Utility Exploration volunteer earns honor for her service

Janet Zeitman smoothed out her clothes and walked toward the entrance to wait for the visitors. “Here they come,” she said. About 40 kids from Catheryn Gates Elementa ...

Utility Exploration Center hosts holiday light exchange

The city’s holiday light exchange program was such a hit last year supplies were gone within four weeks. “It was widely popular,” said Bob Garrison, manager of t ...

City view: Make it a bright green holiday season

As consumers we can be naughty or nice to our planet. The Roseville Utility Exploration Center is offering a series of activities to help you be nice by being green this holiday se ...

Exploration center puts fun into conservation

Sustainability and being light on the land. That’s the premise behind the Roseville Utility Exploration Center, which features exhibits, workshops, lectures and special activitie ...

Be green this holiday season

The holiday season may be a joyous time. But the stretch between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day is also a time of waste, waste and, oh yes, even more waste. During those five ...

It's so easy being green

Kermit the Frog may have lamented being green, but Roseville residents have the help of the Utility Exploration Center to make being environmentally friendly a little easier. Ente ...