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Day in the life of a city mechanic

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Sam Wisecup, a mechanic for the city of Steamboat Springs, works to repair the augers on a large snowblower. Wisecup says he was "born to turn wrenches."

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Test drive a city bus, fire a snow gun and more in Steamboat's upcoming City 101 class

The free class allows citizens to go behind the scenes of city operations and learn how their government functions on a day-to-day basis.

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Team of skilled mechanics helps keep city of Steamboat Springs ticking

The City of Steamboat Springs' mechanics face the challenge of prioritizing a number of work orders that get tricky when ambulances, police cars and plow trucks all start coming in at the same time.


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