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File #: 312-2021    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Evening Public Hearings Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 8/10/2021 In control: CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NAPA
On agenda: 12/14/2021 Final action:
Title: 2021-2022 Redistricting Process - 2nd Public Hearing with Proposed District Boundary Map
Attachments: 1. ATCH 1 - Draft Plan A Map, 2. ATCH 2 - Completed Community of Interest Worksheets
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To: Honorable Mayor and Members of City Council

From: Tiffany Carranza, City Clerk

Prepared By: Caitlin Saldanha, Deputy City Clerk

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2021-2022 Redistricting Process - 2nd Public Hearing with Proposed District Boundary Map

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RECOMMENDED ACTION:
Recommendation

(1) After receiving a presentation from the City's consulting demographer regarding the 2021-2022 redistricting process for district-based elections of members of City Council, including presentation of a draft map of district boundaries, invite public input regarding the composition of district boundaries.
(2) Provide direction to City staff regarding the composition of district boundaries.

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DISCUSSION:

Background

Each city with district-based elections is required to update ("redistrict") the district boundaries every ten years, following the receipt of updated population data from each federal decennial census. Since the City of Napa has district-based elections for four Councilmembers, the City is required to redistrict the district boundaries prior to the next election of Councilmembers in 2022. Councilmember Districts 2 and 4 were on the ballot on November 3, 2020, and Councilmember Districts 1 and 3 will be on the ballot on November 8, 2022. Although the City recently established the district boundaries on May 5, 2020 for the November 2020 election, the boundaries are based on the 2010 federal census, which means the City must now update the boundaries through the redistricting process based on the 2020 federal census.

On October 26, 2021, the City Council held its first Public Hearing without maps to receive input from the public regarding district boundaries for Councilmembers. At the October 26, 2021 City Council meeting, City staff provided a presentation outlining the City's community outreach plan for the redistricting process, and the City's consulting demographer, Redistricting Partners, provided a presentation on the overall population changes within the...

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