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Sheri Harington, of AlaCart2Go, says selling gourmet hotdogs would be easier if she didn’t share 200 South with beggars:

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“I think they ought to start moving some of the homeless shelters, like'to Tooele. I know so many people'myself included'I’ve never even been in the library, we hardly go downtown, because we’re afraid of the bums. … The vagrancy law is on the books; they just don’t enforce it. We’ve had office people say'like when we put our tables out in the summer'we’d love to come over and eat, but we can’t stand being bothered for cigarettes or money. I wish they’d change the word from ‘homeless’ to ‘people that just want to do drugs and not work and take city handouts.’

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