I. Testimony from associations and organizations
o Migdalia Rogers, Deaf Equity
o Linda Sloan, Executive Director, Council of Minnesotans of African Heritage
II. Redistricting listening session for 7th Congressional District
- Population trends and shift analysis by State Demographer, Susan Brower
- Brief overview of redistricting timelines by Matt Gehring, House Research
- Public testimony from residents of 7th Congressional District
o Keith Muetzel, Redwood Falls City Administrator
o Leland Rogness, Chair, Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners
o Becky Young, County Administrator, Stevens County
o Michael Fairbanks, White Earth Reservation Chairman
o Red Lake Reservation
o Peter J. Balega, Detroit Lakes
o Craig Bishop, Hutchinson
This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
PUBLIC TESTIMONY: If you would like to testify or submit written testimony in a PDF format, please email Nancy.firstname.lastname@example.org
by 4:00 PM, Friday, Sept. 17. Depending on the number who sign up to testify, testimony will be limited to 3-5 minutes/per person. If you have more than 5 minutes of testimony, you may submit additional written comment by the same deadline to supplement oral testimony.
PUBLIC VIEWING: This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp
NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.
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or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.
MEETING DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents will be posted on the House Redistricting Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92030