Petition is successful with 16,649 signatures
To: Duncan Ord, Director General of the Western Australian Department of Culture and Arts
Stop 'hosing away' the homeless!
Channel 9 Perth News: "People power has forced the removal of a controversial sprinkler system, which was being used to deter homeless people sleeping in the city. Thousands signed a petition to have the sprinkler taken down, saying it was a cruel, short-sighted solution to homelessness."
You can watch this news clip here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66nI4gKqBvE&sns=fb