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Panhandler Ban Passed in Albemarle County

By: Marcus Washington
By: Marcus Washington

July 6, 2005

The dilemma over what to do about panhandlers in Albemarle has been put to rest.

With one county supervisor missing, a vote of 5 to 0 in favor of "prohibiting" panhandlers from soliciting on streets or medians was passed.

No date has yet been set as to when the law will go into effect.


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