Q: Why do we need four more districts? Wouldn’t two more be enough?
Q: Would four more districts change the partisan makeup of the County Council?
Q: Why do we need a public referendum? Couldn’t the County Council introduce legislation to expand the number of districts?
Q: When would the four new districts be drawn and by whom?
Q: When would voters be able to elect council members for the new districts?
A: November 2026–that’s more than four years before the next redistricting cycle.
Q: What are the rules for collecting petition signatures?
A: See this page for complete details on the rules for collecting petition signatures.