The Herrity Report: Next Steps in Addressing Panhandling in our Community

September 12, 2019

Next Steps on Addressing Panhandling in our Community: Next Tuesday, September 17th, the Board will be following up on how Fairfax County will be addressing increasing concerns with panhandling in our community including a potential “curb to curb” safety ordinance, a sign program, and a public awareness campaign. I am pleased to announce that the county has started a pilot program modeled in part after the “There’s A Better Way” Program I proposed two years ago, designed to provide dignity through work and get homeless and panhandlers into needed services.

Read the full Herrity Report here.