This week, legislative leaders decided to create an online archive of the redistricting documents responsive to two partisan GRAMA requests. Read more
On January 30th, Governor Gary Herbert signed into law SB 125, HB 286, and HB 287, three bills that incorporated minor technical tweaks to the districts for State Senate, State House, and State Board of Education. The following link to the Lieutenant Governor’s web page displays the updated maps.
The Lieutenant Governor’s Office launched the Utah Political District Maps website that displays interactive maps of the State House, State Senate, State Board of Education and Congressional Districts recently passed by the Utah State Legislature. These maps are considered the official boundary maps for the four types of districts. This site will also incorporate minor technical changes allowed by S.B. 3005, a bill passed at the end of the redistricting special session.
A link to this web site is provided below.
2012 Political District Maps
The contract for the Online Redistricting Tool ends on December 7, 2011. Consequently, the Tool will no longer be available. However, www.redistrictutah.com along with all the posted plans, comments, redistricting information, etc. will be available for the foreseeable future.
The Redistricting Committee received the following letters. They are reproduced here for public reference. Read more
A few stats from our Citizen Map Toolbox – current as of 6/21 at 2:30 p.m.:
Registered users: 415
Plans completed and submitted (so far): 34
Submitted plans that meet committee criteria: 27
All 27 are now posted here at www.redistrictutah.com.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 9, 2011 Read more
The 2011 Redistricting Committee has scheduled 17 public hearings throughout the state – more than ever before. (That’s in addition to the online toolbox, regular meetings at the Capitol and the Special Session at the end.) Please attend, listen, learn, and participate. Read more
Drawing good maps is a complex process with multiple layers. As you look at the various proposals you may notice things we missed. We’d like to hear from you. Read more
Originally posted on the Senate Site and Vox Populi.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 6, 2011
UTAH LEGISLATIVE REDISTRICTING COMMITTEE ANNOUNCED Read more