10:45 AM -12:30 PM at 703 Pacific–Sub Rosa Cafe Thursday 12-1 Back from the Holidays: HUFF indoors against the cold while the City busts camps at Harvey West & has no winter shelter. We chat:

HUFF Agenda Prospects12-01-22

 ++++  Time keeper; Pass-arounds aplenty; street reports  

 ++++   Action Ideas:  Visiting Ratner or new S.C. Mayor Keeley: Winter Shelter Absence

  ++++  Graduate Student Strike Update from Rita by phone perhaps.   

  ++++  Harvey West & Other Sweeps

  ++++  Attempting Benchlands follow-up contact list.  Callers wanted.

  ++++  Shelter shuffling—reports  Watcher wanted! 

  ++++  Lawsuit prospects: Contact with Disability Rights, State Lawyers Group

  ++++  Correcting and Updating the SC Free Guide: www.santacruzfreeguide.org  

  ++++  Strategies for Fighting Likely Future Post-Benchland Demolitions (Loudmouth Tactics, Self-Starter Legal Options, Contact & Follow-Up, Community Support Gathering, Narrative Corrections Publicly); Laura & Rita: working on a “Know Your Rights” card

  ++++  Leave messages, updates at Posting Board at FNB Town Clock meal  noon-3 pm  daily

  ++++  Felton Update—Showers resumed? ;   ++++  Bad News from Backstory Brent:  FRSC-on-the-net archived tonight at https://www1.huffsantacruz.org/lost/FRSC%2012-01-22.mp3 .

    ++++  RV crackdown on Delaware: Reggie M. call

   ++++  Reports on  new Overlook RV Camp  

   ++++  Possible Mad Power Committee Report (if any): Report that 5150’s now go directly to Dominican: Conservatorship C.A.R.E. courts, out-of-county deportation, inadequate Reiss protections; Carvalho update, reports on recent 5150’s  Mental Health Advisory Community/Publicity Subcommitee Friday 12-2 10:30 AM  1400 Emeline Avenue, Room 207, Santa Cruz

   ++++  Homeless Expenditure Data Cruncher Still Wanted

              December issues of Street Spirit and Street Sheet are NOT YET available at the UN Association at 903 Pacific Ave.as well as at the Sub Rosa Cafe next to the Bike Church or by contacting HUFF at 831-423-4833, but November issues are likely still there. The main branch of the Public Library contains the current November issue and back issues.  Last month’s edition and back issues are also available for viewing at https://thestreetspirit.org/   The editor is interested in local homeless stories by or about local folks—homeless or housed.   Contact Bathrobespierre Robert at HUFF.