2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission

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The 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) completed and approved final maps for the state’s Congressional, Senate, Assembly, and Board of Equalization districts. The California Constitution states that public comment shall be taken for at least three days from the date of public display of any final statewide maps. Additionally, …continue reading

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The 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) announced the Statewide Database’s release of two free-to-use tools to help Californians submit redistricting plans to the Commission. These are the only redistricting applications through which users can submit their input directly to the state of California’s official redistricting process. “The Commission is …continue reading

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The 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) received notification that the official redistricting database for the State of California has been released. These data will allow the Commission to begin redistricting the state’s congressional, State Senate, Assembly and Board of Equalization districts. The official redistricting database is now publicly available …continue reading

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On June 10th, the 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) will launch the first in a series of Communities of Interest (COI) virtual hearings to capture community specific data that will help Commissioners to respect community boundaries to the best of their abilities when drawing district lines, as is mandated …continue reading

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This week, the 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) announced the addition of three outreach staff members who will be charged with providing region specific and statewide support to the Commission’s outreach and engagement activities. Sulma Hernandez joins the Commission as the Outreach Coordinator. Kimberly Briggs will serve as Field …continue reading

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This week, the 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) announced the hiring of Anthony Pane as Chief Counsel. Mr. Pane joins the Commission from the California Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA), where he managed the day-to-day activities of attorneys and advised Board/Bureaus on Bagley-Keene requirements among other things. “The Commission …continue reading

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The 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission is hiring. For more information on how to join our team, please visit the ‘jobs’ section of our website at: https://www.wedrawthelinesca.org/jobs_contracting. CHIEF COUNSEL JC-245439 – CHIEF COUNSEL, CITIZENS REDSTRICTING COMMISSION $11,505.00 – $16,614.00 per Month The Commission seeks a Chief Counsel with demonstrated experience …continue reading

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The 2020 California Citizens Redistricting Commission (Commission) and the California Statewide Database announced the launch of the Communities of Interest (COI) input tool, designed to make it easier for Californians to participate in the redistricting process. Every 10 years, after the federal government publishes updated census information, California must redraw …continue reading