Panhandling in Cville


photo courtesy of The Hook.


GUEST: Jeff Lenert is a former Chairman of the Board for PACEM and has been working with the homeless community in Charottesville for more than 25 years.

Jeff reacts to a recent court ruling that finds the City of Charlottesville’s ordinance against panhandling in some places on the Downtown Mall to be an unconstitutional violation of free speech.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Friday, February 20, 2015