Final Adoption of 2021 Redistricting Map!
As proposed by staff with the assistance of FLO Analytics, the Port of Bremerton Board of Commissioners adopted a new internal districts boundary map at their Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Board Meeting. Public feedback was considered prior to adoption of the final district boundary map.
Please see link above to the New Commissioner District Boundaries map.
What is redistricting?
Redistricting is the process of changing boundaries of voting districts so that all districts have the same number of people. This is how we make sure that everyone has equal representation in government.
As states and communities grow and change, peoples’ representation in government begins to get out of balance. Redistricting brings everything back into balance to make sure that every member of the Port of Bremerton District is represented fairly.
State law requires that the plan for redrawn Port Commissioner district boundaries be consistent with the following criteria: