Western Carolina University is one of several sites across the state that will host public hearings the N.C General Assembly is holding Monday, July 18, to accept public comment on the redistricting process for the N.C. House, N.C. Senate and U.S. Congressional districts.
The session will be held from 3 until 9 p.m. in Room 133-B of the Cordelia Camp Building on the WCU campus. Speaker registration will begin at 2 p.m.
Members of the public may comment on the current district plans, communities of interest, voting history or any other topic related to redistricting. Each speaker is limited to five minutes.
For more information, contact Erika Churchill or Kelly Quick at 919-733-2578, or visit the redistricting public hearing website: http://www.ncleg.net/sessions/ 2011/publichearings/redistricting.html