Man, the City of Eureka just can’t seem to get a clue.
Less than two weeks after expelling many of the area’s homeless population from the Palco Marsh (just so they can build themselves a pretty little trail), the City decided it would be an excellent idea to throw a party on the ashes of the homeless’ former homes. Here’s a flyer for the event:
Too soon? We think so. Talk about tone-deaf. Eureka wasn’t satisfied with dispersing an at-risk population out into the greater community – which, in turn, puts the community at greater risk. No! Eureka has to throw a frickin’ party on the ashes of the homeless settlement to prove their point: they don’t give a shit about people, they just want their trail money!
This is oddly reminiscent of a certain U.S. president proclaiming victory over a heinous enemy: