This town's most controversial council lady wants more housing accommodation for low-income residents.
Even worse, anybody who gets in her way is likely to be labeled racist despite her consistently sloppy approach to public policy that's politely ignored by EVERYONE is Kansas City . . . But mostly her own constituents and her middle-class enablers in the local media.
Check-it . . .
Kansas City Councilwoman Melissa Robinson works with a national advocacy network seeking affordable housing solutions, and she knows Kansas City lags some other cities in funding and progress. There's one rudimentary action she says Kansas City needs to take: require residential projects seeking economic incentives to provide a minimum number of affordable units.