Tricounty News

Redistricting discussion May 12

Redistricting is the topic of a public meeting, scheduled for 7 to 8:45 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at the St. Cloud Public Library, Mississippi Room. Speakers are Dr. Lawrence Jacobs, Humphrey Institute, U of M, and Dr. Kay Wolsborn, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University.

The presentation on the process of redrawing the lines of legislative and congressional districts following the 2010 Census, is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the St. Cloud Area, and the St. Cloud Times.

This is free and the public is encouraged to attend.

Redistricting must take place before the 2012 election and may result in changes for Central Minnesota voters in state legislative and federal congressional districts.