County holding redistricting workshops starting tonight

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Kern County officials are asking the public to chime in on the redistricting process as they redraw district lines to reflect new data from the 2020 Census.

The county will be holding a series of redistricting workshops throughout the next few weeks, starting today at 6 p.m. Officials encourage the community to get involved with the process to help ensure local voting districts best reflect our population’s demographics. 

To participate in the virtual workshop, visit https://bit.ly/3yTqRTb or call in at 1-831-296-3421 and enter the phone conference ID 306 227 881.

Additional workshops will be held on Tuesday at 6 p.m. and on July 31 at 10 a.m. The last workshop will be in-person at the Kern County board chambers.

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