Snowdrop or Galanthus Nivalis emerging for the new season, this year probably after mid February. Don't have the exact date for sure, since it was hiding behind the burlap we put up to shield the boxwood.
Yeah, you had to read it again. A house that has been here for almost 190 years will be "preserved" by the CHP. No, they will vote to demolish it - most probably. All the very responsible individuals below.