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Mayor Dwight Jones Redistricting Task Group meeting

At the Mayor's Redistricting Task Group Meeting, Wednesday, July 6, 2011,the Redistricting Committee presented their final report to Mayor Dwight Jones. The committee made recommendations, including three plans for redistrict in the City to address in light of the high poverty rates and concentrations of poverty in the East End and South Side. Under state law, City Council must adopt a redistricting plan by December 31, 2011 to accommodate population shifts reflected in last year's census. Click Here to view the Redistricting Task Group presentation to the Mayor.