Every 10 years, the Constitution of the United States requires that every person in the country gets counted. We call this the decennial census.
After this counting happens, all the districts for elections are redrawn, from Congressional districts down to State Senate, State House, and County Council districts.
Here in Harford County, the County government has tasked a Redistricting Commission with producing maps … date … meeting schedule.
The City of Aberdeen and Town of Havre de Grace have passed the resolutions posted here about the redistricting.
Here’s why the redistricting matters:
And here’s what you can do to get more info or get involved: