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Redistricting Commission schedules public hearings on first set of grid maps


Since it approved the initial maps Monday for Arizona’s redistricting process, the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission has announced public hearing sessions where Arizonans can view the maps and make comments.

People attending one of the in-person sessions at the main and satellite locations will have the opportunity to speak and give public comments on the grid maps. They can also complete their mapping comments online, before the public meetings, at

There will be an opportunity to observe each meeting on live streaming and that information will be listed on the website

Here are the in-person public meeting sessions:

Tuesday, Sept. 21, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Main location: Red Mountain Multigenerational Center 7550E. Adobe St., Mesa

Satellite locations: Yuma Civic Center, 1440 W. Desert Hills Drive, Yuma, and Navajo Nation Training Center (limit 25 participants onsite, masks required) Morgan Blvd., Bldg. No. 2740, Window Rock

Thursday, Sept. 23, noon

Main location: Scottsdale Center for the Arts, 7380 E. 2nd St., Scottsdale

Satellite locations: Radisson Hotel, 777 N. Pinal Ave., Casa Grande

Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m.

Main location: Desert Willow Conference Center, 4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd., Phoenix

Satellite location: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 3700 Willow Creek Rd,.

Wednesday, Sept. 29, 5 p.m.

Main location: Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, 33606 N. 60th St., Scottsdale

Satellite location: Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave., Tucson

Thursday, Oct. 7, 4 p.m.

Main location: The Vista Center for the Arts,15660 N. Parkview Place, Surprise

Satellite locations: High Country Conference Center, 201 W. Butler Ave., Flagstaff; Cesar Chavez Cultural Center, 1015 N. Main St., San Luis; Kayenta Township Town Hall (limit 25 participants onsite, masks required), 100 N. Highway 163, Kayenta