Saturday, December 30, 2017
TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY HOMELESS SHELTERS AT CAPACITY: TIME TO OPEN UP THE LIBRARY 24-HOURS TO COPE WITH WINTER CHILL WARNING???
It's standing room only at all of the Kansas City homeless shelters near Downtown as desperate people attempt escape extremely low temperatures that linger through the metro.
To wit . . .
KANSAS CITY HOMELESS SHELTERS ARE AT THE BREAKING POINT AND THERE'S NOT ENOUGH SPACE FOR THE MASSIVE POPULATION OF PEOPLE WHO MUST ESCAPE THE COLD IN THE COMING DAYS!!!
More to the point . . .
TKC TOLD YOU SO!!! KANSAS CITY UNDERESTIMATING THE RISING HOMELESS POPULATION HAS PUT LIVES IN DANGER AS LOCAL AGENCIES STRUGGLE TO FIND RESOURCES AND SPACE FOR THE DESTITUTE WHO WILL DIE IF THEY STAY OUTSIDE!!!
And here's a look at the plan that's under consideration . . .
TOP ECHELON KANSAS CITY INSIDERS CONSIDER ASKING THE CENTRAL KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY TO STAY OPEN ALL NIGHT TO HOUSE THEIR TYPICAL HOMELESS CLIENTELE AMID THIS WINTER CHILL CRISIS!!!
Moving these folks from library to shelter is a fools errand given the extreme crunch on space and the harm that could befall these people along the journey.
For those facing the harsh Winter weather with scarce resources and few options, this is ABSOLUTELY an emergency.
More to the point, this bum's rush of Downtown Kansas City homeless offers an important reality check against luxury living space life constantly promoted by politicos and speculators.
Turns out there's also a rising influx of desperate hobos Downtown greater than or equal to the number of upwardly mobile creative-class denizens City Hall has been struggling to attract.
Check the links:
KCTV5 Reports Places Nearly All Full: List of Kansas City area warming centers available
Fox4: With temperatures in the single digits, be sure to bundle up. Doctors say hypothermia can set in within an hour of being outside.
Accuweather: Kansas City Winter Chill Advisory Now In Effect
Developing . . .