Gerrymandering

Jackson - Redistricting Commission Application Workshop

Date: 
Tue, Feb 25, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

Thirteen Michigan voters will be randomly selected to serve on Michigan’s first Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission — and you could be one of them! The Commission will be tasked with drawing Michigan’s next set of election district maps following the 2020 Census.

The application process is now open and Voters Not Politicians is hosting an application workshop in Lansing on February 25, 2020.

✅ RSVP today so you can:

Location: 
Jackson District Library, Meijer Branch
Address: 
2699 Airport Rd, Jackson, Michigan 49202

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Town Hall: Voter Rights, Census, and Independent Redistricting

Date: 
Sat, Feb 15, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Learn about new voter rights in Michigan, the 2020 Census, and the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission. Join the League of Women Voters of Dearborn - Dearborn Heights and the Western Wayne County Branch - NAACP to find out how you can get involved!

Lunch will be provided. All are welcome!

https://www.facebook.com/events/498848700766101/

Location: 
Caroline Kennedy Library
Address: 
24590 George St, Dearborn Heights, Michigan 48127

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It’s time you draw the line! - Dearborn

Date: 
Mon, Jun 24, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

City:

Michigan voters overwhelmingly approved a constitutional amendment in 2018 that created a fair, impartial, and transparent redistricting process to draw our next election district maps.

Join Voters Not Politicians to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate by applying to serve on Michigan’s first Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission! It’s time YOU draw the line!

Location: 
UAW Local 600
Address: 
10550 Dix, Dearborn, Michigan 48120

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Volunteer Meet-up - Saginaw

Date: 
Thu, Jun 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

Join Jamie Lyons-Eddy, VNP’s Director of Campaigns & Programs, for an update on what we’re working on and what’s coming next for the organization. Whether you’re just getting involved or you’ve been with VNP for years, this is a great opportunity to connect with other democracy warriors in your area!
Use the Jefferson St. entrance. Parking in the Credit Union lot and on the street.

https://www.facebook.com/events/427890258036319/

Location: 
First Congregational Church of Saginaw
Address: 
403 S Jefferson Ave, Saginaw, Michigan 48607

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Democracy Reform Town Hall - Flint

Date: 
Thu, May 23, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

City:

In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan.

Location: 
Flint Public Library
Address: 
1026 E Kearsley St, Flint, Michigan 48503

Event Type:

Democracy Reform Town Hall - Big Rapids

Date: 
Thu, May 16, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan.

Location: 
Big Rapids Department of Public Safety
Address: 
435 N Michigan Ave, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307

Event Type:

Volunteer Meet-up - Oakland & Macomb Counties

Date: 
Thu, May 9, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

Join Jamie Lyons-Eddy, VNP’s Director of Campaigns & Programs, for an update on what we’re working on and what’s coming next for the organization.

Whether you’re just getting involved or you’ve been with VNP for years, this is a great opportunity to connect with other democracy warriors in your area!

Can't make it? Jamie will be traveling to each 'new' region from May through June to host Volunteer Meetups. Stay tuned for more details on future events in your area.

Location: 
Troy Community Center
Address: 
3179 Livernois Rd, Troy, Michigan 48083

Event Type:

Democracy Reform Town Hall - Clinton Township

Date: 
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan.

Admission is free, and all Michiganders are welcome (including young ones)! However, SPACE IS LIMITED, so please RSVP!

Location: 
Clinton Macomb Public Library
Address: 
40900 Romeo Plank Rd, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038

Event Type:

Democracy Reform Town Hall - Muskegon

Date: 
Tue, Mar 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

City:

In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan. We'll be in the Sturrus Tech Center, room 122.

Location: 
Muskegon Community College Sturrus Technology Center
Address: 
981 3rd St, Muskegon, Michigan 49440

Event Type:

Democracy Reform Town Hall - Port Huron

Date: 
Fri, Apr 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan.

Admission is free, and all Michiganders are welcome (including young ones)! However, SPACE IS LIMITED, so please RSVP!

Location: 
County of St. Clair, Michigan
Address: 
200 Grand River Avenue, Port Huron, Michigan 48060

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