TONIGHT: Districting Commission Convenes To Reapportion City Council Districts

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The New York City Districting Commission will hold its first organizational meeting tonight, July 17, 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 260 Broadway, in Manhattan.

It will be the commission’s task to reconfigure all 51 City Council districts to reflect population shifts. The plan is slated to be submitted to the council by November. This meeting is open to the public.  While public testimony will not be received at this meeting, the commission will afford opportunities for the public’s input at later dates.

Individuals requesting sign language interpreters for the hearing should contact the commission at or call (212) 442-6940.