Thoughts for an Agenda Prospects for Thursday’s (9-30) Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom Meeting
Diminished numbers of participants may make us reduce meeting frequency to twice a month rather than weekly. We’ll also consider moving the day and perhaps the time of the HUFFmeet. Come and weigh in if you’re interested.
Latest Broodworthy Topics –
+++ October 4th Benchlands Relocation/Eviction Notices
+++ Rumors of the Identity of the new Santa Cruz City Mangler
+++ Results of the September 28th Supervisors Meeting and Upcoming October 2nd Meet
+++ Prospects for United Front to Support Homeless Folks in Likely Winter Relocation
+++ Coalition and coordination prospects for West Side Cares, Sanitation for the People, SC Homeless Union
+++ RV Power: Homestead Rights for Vehicular Dwellers in Washington State: Does it Apply Here?
Meanwhile ongoing concerns include:
+++ Rumored Armory to be the 150 Shelter/Storage Pretext for Imposing the Harsh New Camping Ban
+++ Updates from Chico, Novato, Sausalito, & Elsewhere on the Legal Struggles There; None Here Unfortunately
+++ Pajaro River Sweep Report
+++ Vaccination discrimination & Antibody testing; SB 742; ACLU Elitism on Sunday as Bellweather Shit-Liberalism
Research is needed into:
+++ Vehicle Code Vivisection: Defanging Hobohammer SCPD’s Haebe and Dustheart Deborah Elston’s favorite tools for stealing homeless homes–the so-called 72-hour “abandoned vehicle” fraud.
+++ Record of Failed protections against Psychiatric Deportations, the record of Reiss hearing failures, dumping and forced drugging of the “mentally ill”. (Free Radio show coming up on fighting forced drugging with attorney Jim Gottstein & psych-survivor Roxanne Stewart-Johnson)
Likely to Flood the Streets & Possible Response-
+++ End of the Rent Moratoria and Unemployment Benefits–UCSC Returns
Reports from the Roughlands-
+++ Padre Panther on the Dakota Landing Agreement Camp (if he ever shows)
+++ Petaluma Update (in person or by paper
+++ FNB/Union Report via Keith; Footbridge Services Info from Brent
+++ Possible Updates from Benchlands Jeremy and Other Residents
+++ Latest on the Pledge to Defend the Benchlands
Santa Cruz Homeless Union and Coalition to Defend the Benchlands Still Meets 5 PM Friday 10-1 October Street Sheet and Street Spirit newspapers not yet available but likely next week.