Tinned food donations reduce parking fines
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In 2014, 14 percent of US households had unstable food resources, so it is no wonder that we have seen a number of initiatives that help distribute food among the hungry. In Minneapolis, for example, the police department are distributing healthy food boxes with nutrition advice during their patrol. Now, the Lexington Parking Authority has launched the Food For Fines scheme, during which residents can trade cans of food for a reduction on their unpaid parking ticket fine. The drive is being run in collaboration with local food bank
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