Panhandling

Panhandling Prevention Moving Through the Process – Mayor’s Blog
Parking Meters and other ideas to help curb panhandling are working their way to the Yakima City Council. A total of 12 'giving meters' are suggested as a pilot program, to be installed in downtown Yakima. The goal is to reduce panhandling. People can put money into these meters, and it will go dire…
City Hears Comments On Panhandling
The Yakima City Legal department is now reviewing comments made at the Yakima City Council meeting last night concerning panhandling. The city is considering enacting an ordinance that would restrict begging on city streets. City leaders heard from some people who were concerned about the problem on…