Luke Keyes and his wife Michele Benedisuk are trying to make a Halloween for neighbor kids this year as fun as possible, despite the restrictions in place due to the pandemic. Keyes said, "I love trick-or-treating. To me, I like trick-or-treating a little more than Christmas because at Christmas you give gifts to your friends and family; Halloween, you give gifts to everybody."
Keyes, a software engineer, was trying to figure out the safest way to dispense candy to the neighborhood, and thought of several ideas, including a candy cannon, a robot delivery system, and even a DRONE delivery system.
An Austin Public Health spokesperson released a statement about Halloween that is as follows: