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Pedestrian Fines? This Newsletter is Political (Podcast)

November 14, 2022 Victoria Holmes / Charles Holmes Season 4 Episode 577
Pedestrian Fines? This Newsletter is Political (Podcast)
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Pedestrian Fines? This Newsletter is Political (Podcast)
Nov 14, 2022 Season 4 Episode 577
Victoria Holmes / Charles Holmes

Dallas homelessness is a BIG issue, will fines help? New Dallas ordinances include $500 fines for sitting on the curb. Loitering, panhandling - who will be effected by this? One of the goals of this Dallas ordinance is to conform with 2030 goals to end pedestrian traffic for good, and reduce pedestrian accidents by 50%.

City Marshalls can now find resources for homeless panhandlers. Some feel they are criminalizing poverty. According to the city, most accidents happen on a small number of streets. Vision Zero is a plan for pedestrian safety, including safety education, implementing lower speed limits, adding more speed bumps and more.

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Dallas homelessness is a BIG issue, will fines help? New Dallas ordinances include $500 fines for sitting on the curb. Loitering, panhandling - who will be effected by this? One of the goals of this Dallas ordinance is to conform with 2030 goals to end pedestrian traffic for good, and reduce pedestrian accidents by 50%.

City Marshalls can now find resources for homeless panhandlers. Some feel they are criminalizing poverty. According to the city, most accidents happen on a small number of streets. Vision Zero is a plan for pedestrian safety, including safety education, implementing lower speed limits, adding more speed bumps and more.

This Newsletter is Political is also available on OBBM Network Podcasts on Rumble here: https://rumble.com/c/c-1971254
Subscribe to their substack here: https://thisnewsletterispolitical.substack.com/

Find This Newsletter is Political Podcast on the OBBM Network Podcasts, available on Spotify, iHeart, Pocketcasts and more. Start at https://obbm.buzzsprout.com. For sponsor and guest information, call 469-888-2298.

Support the Show.