On our street it is the water company doing some work. They have dug an enormous trench from the top of the street all the way down. This started last week and they have almost reached the bottom of the impasse.
What this means is that every time I want to leave the house in the car, I have to ask that giant blue truck to move. Sometimes it's a yellow digger, or both, which makes it even more complicated to get in and out of the driveway.
This is what I see straight out the gate: