If you or someone you know can’t make it to the Local Redistricting Workshop at the Annual Conference, there are more options! Wisconsin’s Local Redistricting Group is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the regionally located 2020 Local Redistricting Training Seminars & Workshops. This is a great opportunity for both GIS professionals and local officials to prepare for local redistricting in 2021.
There are six training locations throughout the state in March. Seating is limited, so register below at your earliest convenience to reserve your space by clicking on the city closest to you:
• Madison (Wednesday, March 11)
• Waukesha (Friday, March 13)
• Appleton (Monday, March 16)
• Rhinelander (Wednesday, March 18)
• La Crosse (Tuesday, March 24)
• Rice Lake (Wednesday, March 25)
Seminar & Workshop Abstract:
The Local Redistricting Group, consisting of staff from the Legislative Technology Services Bureau (LTSB), Legislative Reference Bureau (LRB), and UW-Madison Applied Population Laboratory (APL), will provide information on the upcoming 2020 US Census, the legal process of redistricting, and the software utilized for local redistricting in the state of Wisconsin. LTSB will also discuss the logistics of the 2020 rehearsal redistricting pilot program, scheduled to start in June.
For more detailed information on the agenda and content, click on the flyer.
If you have questions about the training seminars or pilot, please contact:
Legislative Technology Services Bureau
If you have questions about the local redistricting process, please contact:
Joseph T. Kreye
Legal Services Manager
Legislative Reference Bureau