Creating & Proposing New Boundaries for the New York City Council Districts with Dennis M. Walcott, Chair, NYC Districting Commission

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Dennis M. Walcott is the Chair of the NYC Districting Commission the place he serves with Josh Schneps, CEO, Schneps Media as one in all the mayoral appointees. The fee is tasked with creating and proposing new boundaries for the City Council districts reflecting inhabitants shifts from the 2020 Census whereas adhering to various metropolis, state, and federal mandates like the protections of the federal Voting Rights Act.

Dennis talks about the Redistricting Plan and the Commission and what this redistricting means for New Yorkers.

The last map will go into impact in February 2023 with all 51 seats on the poll with the new district traces later in the yr. 

Check out the fee web site at nyc.gov/districting to take a look at the newly proposed 51 City Council maps.

Anyone who want to submit testimony on the 51 metropolis council maps can write to the fee at [email protected]

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Produced by Jill Carvajal and Josh Schneps