[r88] House and Senate to host public redistricting committees (3/18/2011)

Friday, March 18, 2011

Start Date: 3/18/2011 All Day
End Date: 3/18/2011
STATEHOUSE - Members of the House and Senate Election Committees will be holding public hearings on redistricting in 8 separate locations throughout the State.  The hearings are designed to allow for the public's input regarding new legislative district boundaries for the Indiana House of Representatives, the Indiana Senate and the nine Congressional districts. 

For the North Group, the hearing schedule is the following:

Friday, March 25th:   
Lafayette, IN                           
Faith Baptist Community Center
5526 State Road 26
E. Lafayette, IN 47905
10:00 a.m. - Noon (EST)                                          
Friday, March 25th:
Crown Point, IN
Crown Point High School Auditorium
1500 South Main Street
Crown Point, IN 46307
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)
Saturday, March 26th:
Elkhart, IN
Memorial High School Auditorium
2608 California Road
Elkhart, IN 46514
10:00 a.m. - Noon (EST)
Saturday, March 26th:                                                    
Fort Wayne, IN
Allen County Public Library
900 Library Plaza
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (EST)
For the South Group, the hearing schedule is the following:
Friday, March 25th:
Terre Haute, IN 
Myers Room, Myers Building 
5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, IN 47803
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (EST)
Friday, March 25th:
Evansville, IN
Ivy Tech Community
3501 N. First Avenue
Evansville, IN 47710
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (CST)

Saturday, March 26th:
Jeffersonville, IN
Jeffersonville High School
2315 Allison Lane
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
10:00 a.m. to Noon (EST)
Saturday, March 26th:
Columbus, IN
Columbus East High School
230 S. Marr Road
Columbus, IN 47201
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (EST)
Under the Indiana Constitution, the General Assembly elected during the year in which a federal decennial census is taken shall fix by law the number of Senators and Representatives and apportion them among districts according to the number of inhabitants in each district, as revealed by that census.