Peoria Times The contentious debate over council district boundaries is all over but the shouting. It remains to be seen whether the final map approved in a 4-3 split vote will weather the DOJ review process.
Public hearings begin this week to gather citizen suggestions on where Arizona's new political boundaries should be drawn. The Independent Redistricting Commission on Thursday kicks off a series of 15 hearings at 24locations statewide.
- Push is on to ask voters to scrap Independent Redistricting Commission
Sat, Jul 16, 2011
Verde IndependentPHOENIX -- A Tucson Republican lawmaker wants a special election to ask voters to scrap the Independent Redistricting Commission and return the chore of dividing up the state politically to legislators themselves.