City Council elections

New council district lines in effect in time for election
Politics Terence M. Cullen 5/29/2013 at 1:38PM

Time to line up for the new council districts. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) approved the city’s 51 new council districts on Monday, May 20. It was the last step in making the lines official. DOJ had to review the lines along with testimony from residents under Article 5 of the Voting Rights Act, [...]