Redistricting Group Agenda
February 1, 2012 - 4:45 p.m.
Room 319 City Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Redistricting Group Members Present: Clegg (Chair), Bad Heart Bull, Brown, Cole, Connell, Dolan, Ferrara, Garcia, Heinle, Johnson, Kozak, Lickness, Massey, Metge, Peltola, Rubenstein, Schwarzkopf, Thaden, Unni
Redistricting Group Members Absent: Cohen, Gerdes, Lazarus, Richardson, Sandberg
Coordinator: Peggy Menshek (612) 673-2287 [email protected]
1. Roll Call
2. Adopt Agenda
Action Taken: Amended by unanimous consent to move Item 7 to the end of the agenda.
3. Approve minutes of December 1, 2011
Redistricting Group Minutes of December 1, 2011
Action Taken: Approved.
4. Receive and file all public comments received and enter them into the official record
Citizens Committee for Fair Redistricting; Larry Olds; Common Cause/LWV; Elizabeth Swanson; Carol Oosterhuis; Michael Schmitz; Elena Gaarder; Michael Schmitz (2);
Action Taken: Received and filed.
5. Introduction of GIS Consultant
6. Review Sample Map - Group Input to Create 1st Draft Map
The attached sample ward maps have been prepared as a learning tool for the Redistricting Group for discussion purposes only and do not represent an official position of the Redistricting Group. Draft and proposed final maps will be prepared by the Redistricting Group in accordance with the requirements of the Charter. Please check back regularly for the latest updates.
Sample Ward Maps; Sample Statistics
Current Ward Statistics; Sample Statistics (Updated 2/1/2012)
Action Taken: None.
7. Update on State Redistricting by Carol Bachun, Assistant City Attorney
State and Federal Litigation Summary
Action Taken: Received and filed update.
8. Public Hearing Working Committee Update
Working Committee Meeting Notes of January 18, 2012
Action Taken: Received verbal update. Public hearings scheduled as follows:
February 29 - Webber Community Center - 4400 Dupont Ave N (5 - 7 pm)
March 1 - Hosmer Community Library - 347 E 36th St (5 - 7 pm)
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Last updated May 21, 2012