Mayor Quinton Lucas transformed the downtown Kansas City Convention Center into a life saving resource for the impoverished during the brutal, cold, COVID 2021 winter. Now, the former occupants of the facility will be directed back to local streets as the homeless crisis persists.
A quick review . . .
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Activists demand more resources for the local homeless given that the warming center project has concluded.
Even more interestingly . . .
KANSAS CITY WESTPORT HOMELESS PROTEST CAMP 6IXX STAYS WINNING & EXPANDS!!!
This is a collection of both activists and real life homeless folk who have established an enduring camp site at one of the busiest intersections in Midtown Kansas City.
In the past few days we've noticed more tents and better fortifications against the rain at this illicit urban bivouac.
Some of the folks who occupy the camp are affiliated with the homeless "union" that has dominated recent policy conversations . . . Whilst others are just down on their luck.
What we know for sure is that, POST-COVID, the homeless and other people in need will likely return to every stop sign in KCMO to beg for cash as drivers hope the "Biden recovery" takes hold.
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