There is a crisis emerging at the Kansas City Convention Center homeless camp that just about everybody in this cowtown predicted.
The latest . . .
COUNCIL DUDE BRANDON ELLINGTON DROPS OUT OF HOMELESS TASK FORCE!!!
As always, we give credit to KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS who sent us the info FIRST and we share their quote . . .
"Councilman Ellington complains and pretends to advocate legislatively for homeless persons, but when it's time to dedicate resources to the issue, he's nowhere to be found."
In fairness . . .
"It appears that the directives have changed & there is no clear direction other than what appears
to be a P. R. related stunt," Councilman Ellington noted.
"As an elected official I take my duty to engage and represent my constituents personal and I have little
to no time to waste. For the past 13 years I have shown dedication to serving and providing resources to the unhoused community and I refuse to let sincere dedicated actions be diverted by political gamesmanship."
It gets worse . . .
KCPD HAVE ALREADY BEEN CALLED TO THE HOMELESS CAMP REPEATEDLY AS SECURITY DEVISED BY ORGANIZERS AND MAYOR Q HAS FALLEN APART!!!
Confirmation salvaged from behind a local paywall . . .
"City Manager Brian Platt said there had been 24-hour security, and the Kansas City Police Department had been called to the site. KCPD could not immediately provide information Thursday about its calls for service there."
Now . . .
Council Lady Shields is also raising concerns about security and it sounds like the new city manger is getting ready to fall on the rhetorical grenade and take over the badly bungled effort.
Developing . . .