Credit to KICK-ASS TKC READER CARLOS for this shot of Mayor Q rallying KC Tenants not so long ago.
Over the weekend we've blogged their latest call-to-action but here's the upshot . . .
KC TENANTS DEMAND MOST OF THE 42 MILLION BUCKS MAYOR Q HAS MOVED TO 'REALLOCATE' FROM POLICE FUNDING!!!
And so . . .
This is a lesson for all of Kansas City regarding a protest group of no more or less than 100 people can impact and influence MILLIONS of dollars worth of municipal policy.
Here's another missive of weekend protest that our TKC community covered FIRST . . .
KC Tenants Proposes $30 Million Affordable Housing Trust Fund, With Money Diverted From Police Budget
The Marching Cobras drill team kicked off an energetic, two-hour rally over the weekend, led by the housing advocacy group KC Tenants. Saturday's rally took place outside Gabriel Towers, a lower-income apartment building that lost air conditioning for weeks last summer, sparking the formation of a tenant union and calls for a federal investigation.
Developing . . .