This story only matters to our progressive friends who earn over 70K per year and mistakenly believe that a few donations absolves the sins of their incredibly racist grandfathers.
Or . . . More likely . . .
This story allows middle-class white people a SAFE way to complain about KCMO policy without risking a treacherous deep dive into racially, economically and politically charged issues which test their flimsy belief systems.
Check-it . . .
"Dennis Moriarty, 80, planted 1,500 square feet of wildflowers in front of his home to attract pollinators. Now he faces a city citation and and a possible court date if he doesn't trim the garden back."
Of course TKC wishes the old man good luck with his flowers as well.
And sadly, I realize this post and so many other snarky missives like it is why I'm always getting trolled on Twitter by local 30-something nobodies who desperately want to fight against an imagined bully and/or the obvious disappointment of their fathers.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news link . . .
Dennis Moriarty's yard overflows with milkweed, coneflowers and other native wildflowers designed to draw hummingbirds, bees and other pollinators. The greenery spills over retaining walls and creates a lush tunnel when a visitor walks up the steps to his home. Kansas City has ordered him to mow it down.