For the inside dope on the redistricting end game, KQED’s John Myers has been tweeting about the release of the latest working drafts by the California Citizens Redistricting Commission, leading up to tomorrow’s final vote. Barring any changes today, these will be the final maps. And from what Myers has been tweeting, changes at this point seem unlikely.

More John Myers observations about some of the political implications of the major legislative scrambling that’s occurring:

This evening on KQED Radio 88.5, Cy Musiker will be talking to Myers about the changes. You can listen to that conversation at 5:30 p.m. right here. Or check out the archive afterward.

If you’d like to delve into this morass yourself, the consulting firm MPI has put up maps of all the legislative districts proposed by the commission. To compare the proposed maps to the current configurations, click on both sets below. The numbers for the new districts have changed, so you’ll have to pick through the maps to locate your own particular area.

State Assembly

State Senate


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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