Albany Releases State Legislative Redistricting Maps

After much confusion, at least part of the state legislature’s new boundaries have been illuminated when Albany’s redistricting task force released draft proposals for the new boundaries of state legislative districts on their website.

The redistricting process, where new lines are drawn once a decade to account for population shifts, is a highly contentious process and incumbent politicians can see their electoral fortunes rise and fall depending on the constituencies that their new districts encompass.

Individual members received their proposed district maps last night, and we’ve seen at least once unhappy Assemblyman announce his retirement so far.

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