Salinas-flag-wp Published August 12, 2020 at × in Salinas-flag-wp A lot of effort went into the encampment beside the Union Pacific Railroad in Salinas, Calif., as seen from Amtrak’s Coast Starlight. Aug. 6, 2019. © Wm. P. Diven. (click to enlarge) Flags fly and drape a homeless encampment in Salinas, Calif.