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Third public hearing for city ward redistricting set for this week

Scheduled for Wednesday, February 23rd at 6 p.m.
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Posted at 9:32 AM, Feb 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-21 12:36:40-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The third public hearing for city ward redistricting is set for this week. The Bakersfield City Council will oversee the hearing Wednesday, February 23rd, at 6 p.m. at the city chambers on Truxtun Avenue.

This process will determine which neighborhoods and communities are grouped together into a district and elect a council member. It's similar to the census that happens every ten years.

If you'd like to submit a comment you can email the city clerk's office at

Copies of the presentation are also available on the city website.