Redistricting kicks off in Burbank

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The California State Auditor today is hosting a series of workshops at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank for applicants to the voter-approved Citizens Redistricting Commission.

The independent commission, created by Proposition 11, is to be comprised of 14 citizens who will redraw district lines after the federal Census data is published.

A number of nonprofits working with the state to facilitate the application process, including the League of Women Voters fo California and the NAACP, will also be at the site.

The training and workshops started at 9 a.m. and run until 5 p.m. in the Grand Prix Room of the center, 480 W. Riverside Dr.

The application period for the commission opened today and closes Feb. 12.

Go here for information on the new redistricting process.

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Written by Jason Wells

December 15, 2009 at 10:52 am

Posted in burbank

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