Home Culture Wars $20k spray: Charlottesville taxpayers foot vandalism bill Culture WarsTaxes and Spending $20k spray: Charlottesville taxpayers foot vandalism bill We play, you pay. By Schilling Show - June 23, 2020 391 2 Facebook Twitter Peaceful protestors in downtown Charlottesville racked-up a healthy bill while painting the town “red,” Sunday. Charlottesville City Officials preliminarily estimate the cost of cleanup to be $19,630.78—a pretty penny indeed in times of COVID-constricted budgets. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 1000 words: CHS paints-out graphic graffiti after exposing hundreds of kids Hallo-weenies: CHS-CPD candy handout subjects kids to graphic graffiti Schooled: Alum counsels President Ryan on UVa’s myriad problems 2 COMMENTS I think Chief Brackney, Dr. Richardson, Mayor Walker, and the rest of City Council should have been out there bright and early Sunday morning with buckets and scrub brushes because they allowed protestors to vandalize the street and police station with profanity unchallenged. Why should taxpayers have to foot the bill to pay time for 5 city workers with heavy machinery to do the cleaning? There are no leaders in City Hall — only enablers. […] and verbally violent June 21 “Defund the Police” rally in Downtown Charlottesville, left nearly $20,000 of spray paint damage in its […] LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.