Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions to Hold Public Hearings in Lakewood, Englewood, Steamboat Springs and Craig

What: The Joint Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions will hold public hearings in Lakewood, Englewood, Steamboat Springs and Craig this week on the preliminary maps for the state’s eight congressional districts, as well as the 65 state house and 35 senate districts.
 
Colorado residents will have the opportunity to testify about their communities and communicate directly with the Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions. Both commissions will convene jointly at each location to take testimony both in-person and remotely.

Coloradans are asked to sign up to testify in advance and can do so by visiting https://redistricting.colorado.gov/content/meeting-comment/
 
Requests for sign language interpretation, Spanish-language translation, or other accommodations can be made when signing up to testify or by contacting staff at colorado.redistricting2020@state.co.us
 
Where/When:

  • Tuesday, July 20 at 7:00 p.m. in Lakewood at 
    Lakewood Cultural Center Community Room
    470 S. Allison Pkwy
    Lakewood, CO 80226
     
  • Wednesday, July 21 at 7:00 p.m. in Englewood at 
    Malley Recreation Center Grand Ballroom
    3380 S. Lincoln St. 
    Englewood, CO 80113
     
  • Friday, July 23 at 7:00 p.m. in Steamboat Springs at
    Steamboat Springs Community Center
    1605 Lincoln Ave
    Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
     
  • Saturday, July 24 at 11:00 a.m. in Craig at 
    Colorado Northwestern Community College Library
    2801 W 9th St.
    Craig, CO 81625

To view the entire schedule of hearings, please visit https://redistricting.colorado.gov/content/meeting-comment/

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.