Ira Campbell is the trash man in Albers, IL. His positive attitude and willingness to do a little extra for residents makes him so popular in town that children wait to give him treats and he is being featured Monday in the holiday parade. Julian Lim jlim@mcclatchy.com
Ira Campbell is the trash man in Albers, IL. His positive attitude and willingness to do a little extra for residents makes him so popular in town that children wait to give him treats and he is being featured Monday in the holiday parade. Julian Lim jlim@mcclatchy.com

He’s much more than the trash man — and his town is showing its gratitude

June 30, 2017 11:58 AM