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A Nonpartisan Introduction to New York Redistricting

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
The New York Foundation
10 East 34 Street (near 5th Avenue in Manhattan)
New York

The New York Voting Rights Consortium, New York Foundation, and New York Community Trust present a Citywide Briefing: A Nonpartisan Introduction to New York Redistricting

Topics include:

 *Overview of the Redistricting Process 

*Demographic Overview of the NY Metro Area and Current Districts

*Legal Update

*How to Get Your Communities Involved in Redistricting

*How to Draw a District

Speakers from:

 *Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)

*Center for Law and Social Justice at Medgar Evers College/ CUNY

*Community Service Society (CSS)

*Latino Justice PRLDEF

*NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF)

*National Institute for Latino Policy (NiLP)

Breakfast and lunch provided

RSVP to mhall@nyf.org