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Redistricting

Objective: Equalize District Sizes

To rebalance district sizes so that a vote in one district has the same weight as a vote in all others.

data, Reports, and maps

Notice of Public Hearing

Redistricting of City Council Districts

The North Charleston City Council Committee of the Whole will conduct a hearing to receive input from the public regarding proposed changes to the City Council districts to reflect the population and demographic information compiled and released as part of the 2020 Decennial Census. This process of redrawing the district boundaries to reflect population shifts occurring since the last Census count is referred to as redistricting and is required by the United States Constitution, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended, and other federal and state laws and regulations.

The City of North Charleston therefore provides notice that it will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, beginning at 5:00 p.m. on the third floor of City Hall, 2500 City Hall Lane, North Charleston, South Carolina, 29406.  The public hearing can be viewed online at https://www.facebook.com/northcharleston/live.

Maps – Proposed New Districts

Citywide Proposed District Map
Proposed District 1
Proposed District 2
Proposed District 3
Proposed District 4
Proposed District 5
Proposed District 6
Proposed District 7
Proposed District 8
Proposed District 9
Proposed District 10

Current City Council District Map
Current City Council District Interactive Map

Maps of the existing districts and a draft of new district lines proposed by city staff will be available for viewing prior to and at the public hearing.  Beginning on Tuesday, January 17, 2023, maps will be on display between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m at the locations below.

The public is encouraged to participate

Comments and may be left, HERE, in advance of the meeting.

In lieu of attending the public hearing in person, you may also submit written comments or plans to the City Clerk at [email protected].

For additional information, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at 843-740-2509 or [email protected].