Kourtney Kardashian is facing criticism from the Mayor of Malibu, Mayor Bruce Silverstein, who claims that the reality star’s team deceived the city in order to obtain a permit for a party. According to Mayor Silverstein, Kourtney’s event planner submitted an application for a baby shower, but it was later revealed that the event was actually a promotional gathering for Kourtney’s wellness brand, Poosh. The Mayor alleges that the application misrepresented the number of guests and the purpose of the gathering, leading to concerns of favoritism towards celebrities and the wealthy.
A Sham Party in a Residential Neighborhood
The controversy arose when Kourtney Kardashian’s team filed for an “Emergency Expedited Permit for Large Event” at a single-family home in Malibu. The application cited parking issues as the reason for the permit, as well as the fact that the house was rented for the event. However, Mayor Silverstein claims that the true nature of the party was concealed, and the permit was obtained under false pretenses.
Mayor Silverstein expressed his disappointment as an elected official, stating that the incident sheds light on the challenges faced by Malibu residents. He criticized the city for prioritizing celebrities and the uber-wealthy over the peaceful enjoyment of residents’ homes. The Mayor’s strong words condemn this deceptive act and emphasize that it negatively impacts the city’s reputation, especially for those who want to preserve the tranquility of the area.
The Mayor revealed that the event planner informed him that the house was being “rented” for an “influencer event,” which contradicts the claim of a baby shower made in the permit application. This discrepancy raises questions about the honesty and intentions of those involved with organizing the party. Mayor Silverstein argues that the conflicting narratives indicate that one of them must be false.
In a surprising turn of events, Mayor Silverstein stated that none of the Kardashians themselves attended the event. This revelation lends further support to the claim that the party was primarily a commercial marketing strategy for Kourtney Kardashian’s Poosh brand. Among the celebrity guests were Diplo, Ariana Madix, and the Gorillaz, illustrating the promotional nature of the gathering.
Mayor Silverstein is calling for an internal investigation to determine if any City employees were involved in the alleged fraud. The Mayor wants to ascertain whether any individuals within the City staff were implicated in the deceptive practices. To address this matter, a City Council meeting has been scheduled for Monday, providing an opportunity for further examination and discussion.
Kourtney Kardashian finds herself in hot water after Mayor Bruce Silverstein accused her of obtaining a party permit under false pretenses. The controversy not only highlights the discrepancy between the stated purpose of the event and its actual promotional nature but also brings into question the integrity of the application process. As the investigation unfolds, the city of Malibu faces public backlash and the need to address the concerns of its residents. Only time will tell how this incident will impact the city’s policies and reputation in the future.