Five Points Association against 2:00am bar closures

Opposing road closures and 2:00 AM bar closures


The Five Points Association is adamantly opposed to any street closures and mandatory 2 a.m. bar closings for a multitude of reasons, the main reason being that neither addresses the real issue in Five Points â?? gang violence. The association would welcome the opportunity to share with city officials, the Columbia Police Department and the University of South Carolina, the reasons why these don't address Five Points' real issues and suggest other possible solutions.

The FPA has been seeking help with the growing gang problem for a number of years, installing over 200 security cameras and employing private security