Tenn. Town Moves to Limit Sales of 'Street Newspaper'
Posted: 11/30/2012 | By: Kevin Walters | The Tennessean
FRANKLIN — Franklin leaders are proposing new rules
curbing all manner of financial transactions on city streets — whether
it’s the sale of Nashville’s “homeless newspaper,” donations to
nonprofits or even kids’ lemonade stands.
Citing a need to
increase motorist and pedestrian safety, Franklin leaders this week gave
initial support to changing city rules to make it illegal for drivers
to be given items such as newspapers while they’re inside a vehicle on a