Lexington officials unveiled a new End Panhandling Now van. The van will pick up homeless people and panhandlers each day and take them to job sites in an effort to reverse a surge in panhandling. They will be paid $9 an hour, higher than the mini McClatchy cbertram@herald-leader.com
Lexington officials unveiled a new End Panhandling Now van. The van will pick up homeless people and panhandlers each day and take them to job sites in an effort to reverse a surge in panhandling. They will be paid $9 an hour, higher than the mini McClatchy cbertram@herald-leader.com

To fight surge in panhandling, city van to drive homeless to job sites

April 25, 2017 11:54 AM