The City will be holding public workshops and hearings to receive public input on where district lines should be drawn. Please see workshop and hearing dates listed on this page. El concejo municipal llevara a cabo juntas y talleres pu blicos para escuchar la opinion de la comunidad acerca de los limites de los distritos.
FAQ Topic: District Elections FAQs
The Mayor and City Council will reach out to local media to publicize the District formation process. Also, we will make a good faith effort to notify community groups of various kinds about the District formation process. Our public input hearings will be provided in applicable languages (e.g., Spanish) if residents submit a request in … Continued
To the extent practicable, district lines will be adopted using the following criteria: (1) Geographically contiguous districts, (2) The geographic integrity of local neighborhoods or communities shall be respected in a manner that minimizes its division, (3) Geographic integrity of a city shall be respected in a manner that minimizes its division, (4) Easily identifiable … Continued
District formation determines which neighborhoods and communities are grouped together into a district for purposes of electing a council member. The Mayor and City Council will seek input in selecting the district map for our City Council. You have an opportunity to share with the Mayor and City Council how you think district boundaries should … Continued
Currently, the City Council consists of four Council Members and a Mayor who are all elected at-large. This means any eligible voter who lives in the City can run for office, and every voter may vote for all four of the City Council Member seats and also vote for Mayor, regardless of where they live … Continued
Under a District-based election system, the City would be divided into equally populated election districts. A candidate must reside within an election district and is elected only by voters residing within that same election district. Bajo un sistema electoral basado en el dist rito, el mun1c1p10 se divi dirfa en distritos electora tes igualmente poblados. … Continued