The city of Placerville gathered the homeowners who lived in the islands area of Placerville (country people) and told them they will be annexed into the city without letting them vote on the issue.
I think the city government is taking their jobs to the next level, which is dictatorship. If they get away with this, then comes Smith Flat-Motor City. They admit that they don’t have the money to maintain what they already have.
Get real people; clean up your own house before you take on more.