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Florida city playing 'Baby Shark' and 'Raining Tacos' on loop to drive homeless people away

3 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

The tune of Baby Shark has tortured parents for years, but the song has now officially become weaponized.
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Officials in Florida's upscale West Palm Beach hope ‘Baby Shark,' other children's songs drive homeless away

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Officials in the upscale Florida city of West Palm Beach are hoping “Baby Shark” won't be music to the homeless' ears. The Parks and Recreation director in the city of 110,000 is hoping a continuous loop of children's songs will discourage those living on the streets from sleeping on the patio...
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Florida City Plays ‘Baby Shark' on Loop to Keep Homeless People Away

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

Officials in West Palm Beach are hoping a continuous loop of children's songs played throughout the night will keep homeless people from sleeping on the patio of a city-owned rental banquet facility.
West Palm Beach parks and recreation director Leah Rockwell tells the Palm Beach Post they're trying to discourage people from sleeping outside the glass-walled Waterfront Lake Pavilion, which she says rakes in some $240,000 annually from events.
The loop of “Baby Shark” and “Raining Tacos” is a temporary fix to keep homeless people off the patio. Rockwell says the city wants to formalize...
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Florida city hopes 'Baby Shark' song will drive homeless away

Florida city hopes 'Baby Shark' song will drive homeless away

3 monthes ago   |   By WESH

The loop of "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos" is a temporary fix to keep homeless people off the patio.
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