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File #: O-22-34   
Type: Ordinance Status: In Council - To Be Introduced
File created: 8/1/2022 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Redistricting The Nine City Council Districts In The City Of Albuquerque (Bassan, Pe?a)
Attachments: 1. O-34, 2. O-34 Exhibit A
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FIFTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. O-22-34 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Brook Bassan and Klarissa J. Pe?a


ORDINANCE
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Redistricting The Nine City Council Districts In The City Of Albuquerque (Bassan, Pe?a)
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BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUEQRQUE:
SECTION 1. FINDINGS. That the Council makes the following findings:
(A) It is appropriate to redistrict the nine City Council Districts in accordance with Article IV, Section 3, of the City Charter.
(B) Resolution 21-226 (R-21-226) established a Redistricting Committee to review and make recommendations to the Council regarding redistricting the nine Council Districts.
(C) The Redistricting Committee used the 2020 Census data for the City of Albuquerque as the basis for recommending changes in Council District boundaries in a manner consistent with constitutional principles governing voting rights, population and other factors, the City Charter, state and federal statutes, and Resolution 21-226 (R-21-226).
(D) The Redistricting Committee Report (OC-22-13) was made available to the public and received by the City Council.
(E) The Council in formal session did review the recommendation of the Committee.
SECTION 2. COUNCIL DISTRICTS. The attached maps and listing of Council Districts by precincts with total population by district (Exhibit A) is incorporated herein as if set out in full and is hereby adopted as designating and constituting the respective areas of the nine Council Districts.
SECTION 3. CITY CHARTER. Exhibit A does hereby constitute an Appendix to the City Charter in replacement of the present Appendix A to the Charter.
SECTION 4. 2023 ELECTION. That the areas established by Exhibit A as the nine Council Districts are for the purposes of Municipal Elections starting with the 2023 regular local election and all subsequent Municipal Elections until the next redistricti...

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