Jackson County Reapportionment
Committee to Hold Public Meeting

May 9, 2011 (KANSAS CITY, MO) – The committee appointed to reapportion the Jackson County Legislative districts will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. The meeting will take place at 4:00 P.M. in the conference room of the Jackson County Emergency Management Office (201 West Lexington, Independence, Missouri). 

A portion of the meeting will be reserved for public comment.

The committee was named last month by County Executive Mike Sanders. Pursuant to the Jackson County Charter, a reapportionment committee must be formed every ten years to redraw county legislative districts after updated United States Census data becomes available. 

The committee has until June 13 to deliver a report to County Executive Sanders. 

Members of the Reapportionment Committee: 

● Sara (Sally) Miller – District 1 (Republican)

● Ed Pendleton – District 2 (Democrat)

● Keith Querry – District 3 (Democrat)

● Tom Wyrsch – District 4 (Democrat)

● Gary Dusenberg – District 5 (Republican)

● David Stackelhouse – District 6 (Republican)

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